Very Valentine: A Novel

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Harper Collins, Oct 6, 2009 - Fiction - 416 pages
63 Reviews

“Sex and the City meets Moonstruck….Sly, sensual, and dripping in style.”


Poignant, funny, warm, and red hot, Very Valentine is a wonderful treat for Adriana Trigiani fans—a “delightful” (Boston Globe), “romance-soaked novel” (Marie Claire) from much adored playwright, screenwriter, documentary filmmaker, and New York Times bestselling author of Lucia, Lucia; Rococo; and Big Stone Gap. The adventures of an extraordinary and unforgettable woman as she attempts to rescue her family’s struggling shoe business and find love at the same time, Very Valentine sweeps the reader from the streets of Manhattan to the picturesque hills of la bella Italia. Already a national bestseller, here is a valentine from the incomparable Trigiani that you can take into your heart.

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4**** and a ❤ Trigiani is a larger-than-life woman who writes about larger-than-life women. Her books are peopled with characters we care about, whose hearts are open – flaws and all, who live, laugh ... Read full review

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Delightful and enjoyable read! Family,friends and the family business and a trip to lovely Capri. Highly recommended! Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Adriana Trigiani is the bestselling author of seventeen books, which have been published in thirty-six countries around the world. She is a playwright, television writer/producer, and filmmaker. She wrote and directed the film version of her novel Big Stone Gap, which was shot entirely on location in her Virginia hometown. She is cofounder of the Origin Project, an in-school writing program that serves more than one thousand students in Appalachia. She lives in Greenwich Village with her family.

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