On Persephone's Island: A Sicilian Journal (Google eBook)

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, Dec 8, 2010 - Travel - 352 pages
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An American woman residing in Sicily for the past twenty years portrays the Sicilian landscape and customs--both rural and urban--from the perspectives of both a "foreigner" and a resident.
  

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Review: On Persephone's Island: A Sicilian Journal

User Review  - Peg - Goodreads

A slow, lyrical read. Would have been more interesting if a trip to sicily had been in the works. The author is an expatriate raising her family in a traditional culture. She describes their lives ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rosemary - Goodreads

boring. Read full review

About the author (2010)

Mary Taylor Simeti, an American writer who has kived in Silcily for almost forty years, is the author of "On Perephone's Island," "Pomp and Sustenanc"e, and "Bitter Almonds,"

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