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The hunt for the Colosseum ghost —Stilton, Geronimo, author.

Geronimo is taking his Benjamin on a trip to Rome to learn the city's history (and keep him from failing fifth grade), but when they arrive they're immediately pulled into the investigation of the "ghost" of a gladiator ...

The secret messenger —Robotham, Mandy, author.

Venice, 1943: The world is at war, and Stella Jilani is leading a double life. By day she works in the lion's den as a typist for the Reich; by night, she risks her life as a messenger for the Italian resistance. Against...

Playing with fire : a novel —Gerritsen, Tess.

In a shadowy antiques shop in Rome, violinist Julia Ansdell happens upon a curious piece of music--the Incendio waltz--and is immediately entranced by its unusual composition. Full of passion, torment, and chilling beaut...

Every step she takes —Armstrong, Kelley, author.

Genevieve has secrets that no one knows. In Rome she can be whoever she wants to be. Her neighbours aren't nosy; her Italian is passable; the shopkeepers and restaurant owners now see her as a local, and they let her be....

The traitor

The real life of Tommaso Buscetta, the so-called "boss of the two worlds," the first mafia informant in Sicily in the '80s.

The Venice sketchbook : a novel —Bowen, Rhys, author.

Inheriting her beloved great-aunt's sketchbook, a recently divorced woman uncovers mysteries about her great-aunt's star-crossed romance with a nobleman in World War II Venice.

Olivia goes to Venice —Falconer, Ian, 1959- author, illustrator.

On a family vacation in Venice, Olivia indulges in gelato, rides in a gondola, and finds the perfect souvenir.

Our darkest night : a novel of Italy and the Second World War —Robson, Jennifer, 1970- author.

Hiding from the Nazis in the guise of a Christian farmer's wife, a Jewish woman is met with suspicion by a Nazi official who harbors a vendetta against the former seminary student posing as her husband.

Path of the assassin —Thor, Brad.

Secret Service Agent Scot Harvath is on the trail of the terrorist who masterminded the kidnapping of the president. His search will take him across North Africa, along the Amalfi coast, and finally to the Vatican.

The garden of letters —Richman, Alyson.

"Portofino, Italy, 1943. A young woman steps off a boat in a scenic coastal village. Although she knows how to disappear in a crowd, Elodie is too terrified to slip by the German officers while carrying her poorly forged...

The mystery of the mosaic —Paris, Harper, author.

In Venice, Italy, second graders Ethan and Ella hope to find a stolen gondola and a hidden mosaic before their parents realize they are missing.

Our darkest night a novel of Italy and the Second World War —Robson, Jennifer, 1970- author.
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2021
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Hiding from the Nazis in the guise of a Christian farmer's wife, a Jewish woman is met with suspicion by a Nazi official who harbors a vendetta against the former seminary student posing as her husband.

Waterfall —Bergren, Lisa Tawn.

Most American teenagers want a vacation in Italy, but the Bentarrini sisters have spent every summer of their lives with their parents, famed Etruscan scholars, among the romantic hills. Stuck among the rubble of medieva...

Call me by your name

In Northern Italy in 1983, seventeen year old Elio begins a relationship with visiting Oliver, his father's research assistant, with whom he bonds over his emerging sexuality, their Jewish heritage, and the beguiling Ita...

The bitter taste of murder —Trinchieri, Camilla, author.

"The follow-up to Murder in Chianti finds ex-NYPD detective Nico Doyle recruited by Italian authorities to investigate the murder of a prominent wine critic. One year after moving to his late wife's Tuscan hometown of Gr...

Playing for pizza —Grisham, John.
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2007
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A former American football star joins the Parma Panthers to play football in a small town in Italy.

Bad tales

Once upon a time, in a small family suburb on the outskirts of Rome, the cheerful heat of the summer camouflages a stifling atmosphere of alienation. From a distance, the families seem normal, but it's an illusion. In th...

Madeline and the cats of Rome —Marciano, John Bemelmans.

The orphan Madeline catches a thief and makes a friend in Rome.

The star-crossed sisters of Tuscany —Spielman, Lori Nelson, author.

"The enduring bonds of sisterhood flourish in this heartwarming and dazzling Italian adventure, where a love that spans generations reveals the path to one woman's destiny, from the New York Times bestselling author of T...

The cook of the Halcyon —Camilleri, Andrea, author.
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2021
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Giovanni Trincanato has brought ruin to the shipyard he inherited from his father and when a worker he fires hangs himself on the construction site, Inspector Montalbano is called to the scene. In short order, the inspec...

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