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Kiss Carlo : a novel / Adriana Trigiani.

Trigiani, Adriana, author. (Author).
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  • 5 of 9 copies available at SC LENDS.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Beaufort - Beaufort Branch LP FIC TRI (Text) 0530005953595 Adult New Large Print Collection Available -
Beaufort - Bookmobile LP FIC TRI (Text) 0530005973760 Adult New Large Print Collection Available -
Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch LP FIC TRI (Text) 0530010619043 Adult Lease Large Print Books Checked out 12/01/2017
Colleton - Bookmobile LPF Trigiani, Adriana (Text) 3010309018 Adult Large Print Fiction Available -
Colleton - Main Library LPF Trigiani, Adriana (Text) 3010309553 Adult Large Print Fiction Checked out 12/07/2017
Dorchester - St. George Main Library LGPRINT FIC TRI (Text) 30018005437179 Adult New Books Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch LGPRINT FIC TRI (Text) 30018005339391 Adult New Books Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch LGPRINT FIC TRI (Text) 30018005443219 Adult New Books Checked out 11/22/2017
Lancaster - Indian Land Branch LP FIC TRIGIANI (Text) 30553103380590 Adult Large Print Checked out 11/28/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062644282
  • ISBN: 9781635460919
  • Physical Description: 761 pages (large print) : photographs ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First HarperLuxe [large print] edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : HarperLuxe, [2017]

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Summary, etc.: It’s 1949 and South Philadelphia bursts with opportunity during the post-war boom. The Palazzini Cab Company & Western Union Telegraph Office, owned and operated by Dominic Palazzini and his three sons, is flourishing: business is good, they’re surrounded by sympathetic wives and daughters-in-law, with grandchildren on the way. But a decades-long feud that split Dominic and his brother Mike and their once-close families sets the stage for a re-match. Amidst the hoopla, the arrival of an urgent telegram from Italy upends the life of Nicky Castone (Dominic and his wife’s orphaned nephew) who lives and works with his Uncle Dom and his family. Nicky decides, at 30, that he wants more—more than just a job driving Car #4 and more than his longtime fiancée Peachy DePino, a bookkeeper, can offer. When he admits to his fiancée that he’s been secretly moonlighting at the local Shakespeare theater company, Nicky finds himself drawn to the stage, its colorful players and to the determined Calla Borelli, who inherited the enterprise from her father, Nicky must choose between the conventional life his family expects of him or chart a new course and risk losing everything he cherishes. From the dreamy mountaintop village of Roseto Valfortore in Italy, to the vibrant streets of South Philly, to the close-knit enclave of Roseto, Pennsylvania, to New York City during the birth of the golden age of television, Kiss Carlo is a powerful, inter-generational story that celebrates the ties that bind, while staying true to oneself when all hope seems lost. Told against the backdrop of some of Shakespeare’s greatest comedies, this novel brims with romance as long buried secrets are revealed, mistaken identities are unmasked, scores are settled, broken hearts are mended and true love reigns.
Subject: Large type books.
Nineteen forties > Fiction.
Italian Americans > Fiction.
Life change events > Fiction.
Philadelphia (Pa.) > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Historical fiction.
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