Lucia, Lucia

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Simon & Schuster, 2003 - Italians - 352 pages
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The writer is brilliant! - Goodreads
And the ending, ugh. - Goodreads
Overall, though, the writing was...well, plain. - Goodreads

Review: Lucia, Lucia (Female Fiction Boxset)

User Review  - Louise - Goodreads

I picked this up for 50p at a second-hand shop in Hay-on-Wye so quite frankly it was good value for money. The writing was reasonable although I didn't like the story-frame at the beginning and end. I ... Read full review

Review: Lucia, Lucia (Female Fiction Boxset)

User Review  - Nancy Steinle gummel - Goodreads

Lucia, Lucia by Adriana Trigiani is a poignant story about early Italian immigrants to our great country. It tells of life, it's trial and tribulations along with the joys and sorrows in their lives ... Read full review


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About the author (2003)

Adriana Trigiani grew up in Big Stone Gap, Virginia. She graduated from Saint Mary's College in South Bend, Indiana. She is an award-winning playwright, television writer, and documentary filmmaker. She was a writer for The Cosby Show and A Different World. Her debut novel, Big Stone Gap, was published in 2001. Her other works include Big Cherry Holler; Milk Glass Moon; Home to Big Stone Gap; Lucia, Lucia; The Queen of the Big Time; Rococo; Very Valentine; Viola in Reel Life; and The Shoemaker's Wife. She also wrote a cookbook entitled Cooking with My Sisters and a non-fiction book entitled Don't Sing at the Table: Life Lessons from My Grandmothers. Her title Shoemaker's Wife made The New York Times Best Seller List for 2012.

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