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Chewing Gum in Holy Water: A Childhood in the Heart of Italy


Book Description
In the tradition of Cinema Paradiso, comes a warm, tender, and richly nostalgic look at growing up in a remote village in a postwar Italy on the brink of modernity. Mario Valentini was born in the rugged Abruzzo mountains in the heart of Italy, but, with money short at home and his father working in a foreign land, at four years old he was sent to live with his uncle, a traveling priest. Thus b... More
Book Information
PublisherArcade Books
BindingKindle Edition (4 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages334
ISBN-10B004P8J3RY
Publication Date05/09/2007
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About Cheryl Hardacre (Author) : Cheryl Hardacre is a published author. A published credit of Cheryl Hardacre is Chewing Gum in Holy Water: A Childhood in the Heart of Italy.
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About Mario Valentini (Author) : Mario Valentini is a published author. A published credit of Mario Valentini is Chewing Gum in Holy Water: A Childhood in the Heart of Italy.
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