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The Sicilian inheritance : a novel  Cover Image Book Book

The Sicilian inheritance : a novel / Jo Piazza.

Piazza, Jo, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593474167
  • ISBN: 0593474163
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Publisher: New York : Dutton, 2024.

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Summary, etc.:
"Sara Marsala barely knows who she is anymore after the failure of her business and marriage. On top of that, her beloved great-aunt Rosie passes away, leaving Sara bereft with grief. But Aunt Rosie's death also opens an escape from her life and a window into the past by way of a plane ticket to Sicily, a deed to a possibly valuable plot of land, and a bombshell family secret. Rosie believes Sara's great-grandmother Serafina, the family matriarch who was left behind while her husband worked in America, didn't die of illness as family lore has it . . . she was murdered. Thus begins a twist-filled adventure that takes Sara all over the picturesque Italian countryside as she races to solve a mystery and prove her birthright. Flashing back to the past, we meet Serafina, a feisty and headstrong young woman in the early 1900s thrust into motherhood in her teens, who fought for a better life not just for herself but for all the women of her small village. Unsurprisingly it isn't long before a woman challenging the status quo finds herself in danger. As Sara discovers more about Serafina she also realizes she is coming head-to-head with the same menacing forces that took down her great-grandmother. At once an immersive multigenerational mystery and an ode to the undaunted heroism of everyday women, The Sicilian Inheritance is an atmospheric, page-turning delight"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Women > Fiction.
Inheritance and succession > Fiction.
Family secrets > Fiction.
Sicily (Italy) > Fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Genre: Novels.

Available copies

  • 3 of 26 copies available at Bibliomation.

Holds

  • 20 current holds with 26 total copies.
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Beardsley & Memorial Library - Winsted FIC PIAZZA (Text) 33750000096306 Adult New Fiction Available -
Bentley Memorial Library - Bolton FIC Pia (Text) 33160155062550 Adult New Material Checked out 05/15/2024
Bethel Public Library NEW PIAZZA (Text) 34030155780262 Adult New Fiction On holds shelf -
Douglas Library - North Canaan F PIA (Text) 33490156078267 Adult New Fiction On holds shelf -
Douglas Library of Hebron FIC PIA (Text) 33400155492898 Adult New Mystery Suspense Checked out 05/02/2024
Easton Public Library FIC PIAZZA, JO (Text) 37777156583692 Adult New Fiction On holds shelf -
Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe On Order (Text) acq1340960 Acquisitions On order -
Gunn Memorial Library - Washington FIC PIA (Text) 34055155142668 Adult New Fiction Checked out 05/02/2024
Jonathan Trumbull Library - Lebanon FIC PIA (Text) 33430156770422 Adult New Fiction Checked out 04/26/2024
Kent Memorial Library - Suffield NEW FICTION PIAZZA (Text) 32518151132209 Adult Fiction Checked out 05/06/2024


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