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DON'T SING AT THE TABLE: Life Lessons from My Grandmothers

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Nostalgic collection by the bestselling author of the Valentine series and Big Stone Gap series.The author's grandmothers, Lucia Spada and Yolanda "Viola" Perin, both from working-class Italian immigrant backgrounds, knew the score in home economics, maintaining a nice figure, sex and marriage. Trigiani (Brava, Valentine, 2010, etc.) draws on their forthright skills in fashioning a comfortable ... Read full review

Review: Don't Sing at the Table: Life Lessons From My Grandmothers

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Terry Miller Shannon

Adriana Trigiani's many fans won't be surprised to learn how the strength, support and inspiration she has gleaned from her beloved grandmothers inform her work. In these stories, we meet the ladies themselves: Lucy (Lucia Spada Bonicelli) and Viola (Yolanda Perin Trigiani). Lucy and Viola possessed many strengths and talents, both similar and complementary, for their granddaughter to admire and ... Read full review

Review: Don't Sing at the Table: Life Lessons from My Grandmothers

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Terry Miller Shannon

Adriana Trigiani's many fans won't be surprised to learn how the strength, support and inspiration she has gleaned from her beloved grandmothers inform her work. In these stories, we meet the ladies themselves: Lucy (Lucia Spada Bonicelli) and Viola (Yolanda Perin Trigiani). Lucy and Viola possessed many strengths and talents, both similar and complementary, for their granddaughter to admire and ... Read full review

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