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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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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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“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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“Fast-paced, engaging story…”

“Fast-paced, engaging story…with unforeseen plot twists and turns, fully-fleshed characters, witty dialogue, and artistic snapshots of war.”  I just received this amazing 5-star review from best-selling author Eva Pasco. Life is good! “This heart wrenching story unfolds in Nazi-occupied Rome … Continue reading

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“CAPTIVATING AND EXCEPTIONAL READ”

“CAPTIVATING AND EXCEPTIONAL READ” The sun shines a bit brighter each time a new 5-star review appears on Amazon. I offer my most sincere thanks to author Barbara Best for taking the time to write such a lovely review. “Bridge … Continue reading

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“THIS BOOK LEFT ME BREATHLESS!”

“THIS BOOK LEFT ME BREATHLESS!” This “Breathless” comment left me “speechless!” My heartfelt gratitude to noted author, Daniella Bernett, for taking the time to write such a lovely review. “Bridge of Sighs and Dreams is a stirring and evocative portrait … Continue reading

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“PHENOMENAL! SOLID 5 STARS”

“PHENOMENAL! SOLID 5 STARS” I am deeply grateful to acclaimed author, Greg Seeley, for this glowing review of Bridge of Sighs and Dreams. “Pamela Allegretto takes us on a heart-wrenching and emotional journey in her “have to read” novel. The … Continue reading

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