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Adriana Trigiani - Author

Adriana Trigiani is the author of fifteen bestsellers, including the blockbuster epic The Shoemaker's Wife; the Big Stone Gap series; Lucia, Lucia; the Valentine series; the Viola series for young adults; and the bestselling memoir Don't Sing at the Table. She is also the award-winning filmmaker of the documentary Queens of the Big Time. Trigiani lives in Greenwich Village with her family.

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If you like Adriana Trigiani you might also like to read books by Anne Tyler, Elizabeth Jane Howard and Elinor Lipman.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Adriana Trigiani

Very Valentine by Adriana Trigiani
Very Valentine
Adriana Trigiani
The first in a trilogy about a single mid-30s New Yorker who breaks up with her boyfriend and decides to give everything up and move in with her grandmother to help run the family business of custom made bridal shoes....
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/10/2014
The Supreme Macaroni Company by Adriana Trigiani
The Supreme Macaroni Company
Adriana Trigiani
More in the life of Valentine and her large American/Italian family. Valentine is now thirty-five and falls for a divorced Italian eighteen years her senior who has a grown up daughter. Beautifully both women give birth close together so no...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/09/2014
The Shoemaker's Wife by Adriana Trigiani
The Shoemaker's Wife
Adriana Trigiani
A sumptuous, epic new novel from the much loved author of Lucia, Lucia and Very Valentine, set between the Italian Alps and the USA.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/08/2012
Viola in Reel Life by Adriana Trigiani
Viola in Reel Life
Adriana Trigiani
Full of a zest, this captures how a newcomer to Prefect Academy learns to enjoy the boarding school environment she thought she would hate. Viola provides a hugely entertaining account of Perfect and the people in it initially using her...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/04/2010
Home To Big Stone Gap by Adriana Trigiani
Home To Big Stone Gap
Adriana Trigiani
Adriana Trigiani does it again with this fourth addition to the Stone Gap saga. Her central character, Ave Maria, is as warm, funny and prickly as ever as she approaches middle age with all its problems: empty nest syndrome, health...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/02/2007
Rococo by Adriana Trigiani
Adriana Trigiani
The refurbishment of the local church is the catalyst to a whole string of problems for the renowned interior decorator, Bartolomeo Di Crespi. With a cast of larger-than-life characters, that wonderful warmth and chaos of the big Italian/American family and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/03/2006
Rococo by Adriana Trigiani
Adriana Trigiani
Warm, Affectionate portrayal of family values, loyalties, love and chaos spilling into small-town American life. I love her. She writes fun, easy-to-read, feel-good stories, no doubt gleaned from her own Italian-American family. This one centres on the renovation of the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/09/2005
Queen Of The Big Time by Adriana Trigiani
Queen Of The Big Time
Adriana Trigiani
This author is very special. Italian American herself, she portrays family values, small town life and the intricacies of human relationships in a flowing, easy-to-read style. I loved her. This is a family saga of Italian immigrants recreating their traditional...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/04/2005

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