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The Italian Quarter

By Domenica De Rosa

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Heartwarming women's fiction from Elly Griffiths, author of the Dr Ruth Galloway mysteries

Sophie is only a quarter Italian. But that quarter is her charismatic grandfather Cesare, and he has instilled in her a great love of her Italian heritage. So when a journalist starts to investigate Cesare's war record, Sophie reluctantly questions just how proud she should really be. She embarks upon a journey into the past which takes her from nineteenth-century Naples to London's Italian quarter and one of the war's forgotten tragedies. And along the way she also learns something very important about herself...

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  • ISBN: 9781780879529
  • Publication date: 07 Nov 2013
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'A charming tale of family secrets, lost trust and learning to forgive' Good Book Guide. — Good Book Guide
'A fascinating story vividly told, this is a classic page-turner' Italia magazine. — Italia Magazine
'A fascinating account of Italian life, written with skill and insight' Katie Fforde. — Katie Fforde
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