Category Archives: Fiction

“GRIPPING STORY WITH LOTS OF SUSPENSE!”

“GRIPPING STORY WITH LOTS OF SUSPENSE!” Thank you so much, Airman Pankdawg, for taking the time to write such a lovely review. “I could not put this book down. It’s a beautifully written ww2 story about a woman and her … Continue reading

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“It Was Amazing”

La vita è bella! I am humbled and grateful for every review, and those international reviews are always a special treat. I’ve had reviews from Italy, Australia, New Zealand, Austria, France, Spain, Netherlands, Greece, Germany, Great Britain, and Canada. Now, … Continue reading

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Nazi’s, Fascists, Greed, and Revenge

“Nazi’s, Fascists, greed, and revenge, “Bridge of Sighs and Dreams” has it all. A suspenseful story of survival that will keep the reader on the edge of their seat. I really enjoyed this book that was so unpredictable. Pamela Allegretto … Continue reading

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IL PRIMO SETTEMBRE/SEPTEMBER FIRST

by Luciano Somma  On this first day of September, I felt it appropriate to share the poem SEPTEMBER FIRST written by Luciano Somma. As in all of Luciano’s poetry, we feel the sentimental spirit of one of Italy’s foremost poets. … Continue reading

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FUSSY LIBRARIAN

THE FUSSY LIBRARIAN When THE FUSSY LIBRARIAN contacts you for an interview, you know there is a God, and She likes you, She really likes you. Sadye Scott-Hainchek aka THE FUSSY LIBRARIAN takes the time to write a lovely introduction … Continue reading

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GREAT HONOR

GREAT HONOR – To have acclaimed author Mandy Eve Barnett interview me was indeed a great honor. I felt privileged to be included alongside so many accomplished authors. In addition to my personal background, the interview highlights my novel Bridge … Continue reading

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OVERDRIVE

OVERDRIVE A little bit of good “personal” news to end a week of disturbing “national” news. I am delighted to announce that Bridge of Sighs and Dreams is now listed on Overdrive. Overdrive is the leading digital reading platform for … Continue reading

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Mithraism in Ancient Rome

Mithraism in Ancient Rome While conducting research for my World War 2 novel Bridge of Sighs and Dreams, I wanted to incorporate some of the ancient underground caverns used by the Resistance to smuggle Italian Jews out of Rome in … Continue reading

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EVOCATIVE AND RESONANT

EVOCATIVE AND RESONANT When noted historical fiction author Chrystyna K. Lucyk gives your novel a 5-Star review, it makes for one beautiful day. Mille grazie, Chrystyna, sei molto simpatica! “Evocative and resonant. I stumbled on Allegretto on Goodreads and picked … Continue reading

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WEEKEND CELEBRATION

  I can think of no better way to celebrate this long weekend than with a lovely 5-Star review. Thank you to noted author, Dora Ilieva, for your generosity. “Bridge of Sighs and Dreams is one of the best WWII … Continue reading

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SPRING READING COLLECTION Celebrate Spring with Travel by Book

SPRING READING COLLECTION Celebrate Spring with Travel by Book Thank you to Jennifer S. Alderson for including Bridge of Sighs and Dreams in this SPRING READING COLLECTION from Travel By Book. I am honored to have my work alongside such … Continue reading

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Cinco de Mayo Gift

“I Could read this one all over again!” What author doesn’t want to jump over the moon when they read those words? None that I know. A special thank you to noted author, Suzi Stembridge, for taking the time to … Continue reading

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“MARVELOUS WORLD WAR 11 EPIC”

  “MARVELOUS WORLD WAR 11 EPIC”   I offer my most sincere gratitude to noted author, Linda Lee Greene, for taking the time to write such a lovely review. I am humbled by your generosity.   “Downsizing from a large … Continue reading

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APRIL FOOLS

APRIL FOOLS   I decided since today is April Fools Day, I would share a few Italian Proverbs regarding fools. they’re just a little fluff for a light-hearted holiday.   “I pazzi crescono senza innaffiarli.” “Fools grow without watering.”   … Continue reading

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“Expressive and lyrical writing style”

“Expressive and lyrical writing style” Be still my heart. This review leaves me speechless. Well, almost speechless; I’m Italian, and speechless is a word rarely used in my family. That being said, I offer my most heartfelt gratitude to renowned … Continue reading

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