ANNA MONARDO's forthcoming novel, Falling In Love With Natassia, will be published by Doubleday in January 2006. Her first novel, The Courtyard of Dreams (Doubleday, 1993; reprinted by iUniverse.com, 2000), has been translated into German, Norwegian, and
"Troubling, disarming and uncomfortably real."
"An alluring tribute to love—of first love, of family, of Italy."
A first novel of great charm that attempts to penetrate the unique genius of the Italian family, both in Italy and in its American version.
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