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Book Review: Antonia and her Daughters by Marlena De Blasi

 Marlena De Blasi- Antonia and her Daughters  Format- Hardback  Source- Review copy  Publisher- Allen & Unwin  Publication date- 30th April, 2012  Synopsis- The renovations to 34 via del Duomo now complete, Marlena de Blasi, the bestselling international author and woman with the 'fairytale life', longs to find time and space to finish a book. Lured… Continue reading Book Review: Antonia and her Daughters by Marlena De Blasi

Book reviews

Book Review: Amandine by Marlena De Blasi

 Marlena De Blasi- Amandine: A Novel Format: Paperback Source: My own purchase Synopsis: (From Goodreads) Betrayal and a double suicide are among the legacies bequeathed by an aristocratic Polish family to a frail baby girl, illegitimately born in 1931. Ostensibly to protect her young daughter from shame, but at least as much to vindicate her own unhealed… Continue reading Book Review: Amandine by Marlena De Blasi