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Keahey, John.

Summary: "Hidden Tuscany vividly displays the coastal areas of Tuscany, a territory often overlooked by visitors to Italy eager to see Chianti, Florence or Siena. Veteran journalist and Italophile John Keahey points out the keen distinctions that the western cities maintain: in food, lifestyle, and the way its artists are paving new directions in art that differ mightily from the Renaissance-rich...

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Publisher / Publication Date: St Martins Pr 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 914.5 KEA

Campbell, Karen

Summary: "Trapped in Tuscany as war rages along the Gothic Line, Vittoria Guidi doesn't understand where her allegiances should lie. With her Scots-Italian father or Fascist mother? With Mussolini, or her King? With the life she wants, or is told to live? As Germans occupy the mountains surrounding Barga and American Buffalo soldiers draw near, loyalties are tested and families torn apart. Frank Chapel,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Circus 2019

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC CAM

Hamilton-Paterson, James.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Europa Editions 2004

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Beevor, Kinta

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Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 1993

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Bowen, Rhys

Summary: "In 1944, a wounded British bomber pilot parachuted into German-occupied Tuscany and found refuge in the arms of Sofia Bartoli. Nearly thirty years later his estranged daughter finds a letter addressed to Sofia and embarks on a journey to Tuscany to discover his secrets and a past some would prefer be left undisturbed"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2018

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Mayes, Frances.

Summary: In this sequel to her" New York Times" bestsellers" Under the Tuscan Sun" and" Bella Tuscany," the celebrated "bard of Tuscany" ("New York Times") Frances Mayes lyrically chronicles her continuing, two decades-long love affair with Tuscany's people, art, cuisine, and lifestyle.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Broadway Books 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 945.5 MAY

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 945.5 MAYES, FRANCES MAY

Mayes, Frances.

Summary: The celebrated "bard of Tuscany " (New York Times) lyrically chronicles her continuing love affair with Tuscany's people, art, cuisine, and lifestyle. Frances Mayes offers her readers a deeply personal memoir of her present-day life in Tuscany, encompassing both the changes she has experienced since Under the Tuscan Sun and Bella Tuscany appeared, and sensuous, evocative reflections on the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2010

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 945.5 MAY

Humphreys, Liz

Summary: Now fully redesigned with a new layout and beautiful images, this guide is packed with customizable itineraries with top recommendations, detailed maps of Florence and Tuscany, and exclusive tips from locals.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Fodor's 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 914.551 FOD

Williams, Nicola

Summary: "Lonely Planet Florence & Tuscany is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Gaze upon Renaissance masterpieces at Florence's Uffizi Gallery, hunt for truffles in the hilltop town of San Minato, or climb San Gimignano's medieval towers."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet Global Limited 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 910 TRAVEL EUROPE

Summary: "The minute she sets eyes on it, Molly Pargeter knows that the Tuscan villa she has found to lease is perfect for her family's summer holiday. She is powerfully drawn to its rustic beauty and to the enigma of its absentee landlord. Never mind that her husband and teenaged daughter are vocally unenthusiastic and that her outrageously extroverted father tricks them into taking him...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn Media 2005

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV SUM

Flumeri, Elisabetta

Summary: "Escape to the winding cobblestone streets and rolling hills of Tuscany in this delicious, romantic, and charming tale of irresistible attraction and dreams fulfilled, complete with mouthwatering authentic Italian recipes--perfect for fans of Chocolat and Under the Tuscan Sun. Margherita is a spirited young woman with a passion for cooking. When her heart is broken in Rome, she returns to her...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Washington Square Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FLU

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION FLU

Summary: A waggish, free-wheeling bachelor and a bookish law student take a madcap trip from Rome to Tuscany. This unpredictable journey careers from slapstick to tragedy.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN SOR

Doran, Phil

Summary: A television producer and writer recounts how he helped his wife restore a three-hundred-year-old Italian farmhouse and found unexpected renewal from the project, the region, and his eccentric new neighbors.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Gotham Books 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 945.5 DOR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 945.5 Doran

Blackman, Peter

Summary: Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for more than 80 years. Fodor's correspondents highlight the best of Florence and Tuscany, including renowned Renaissance art, stunning churches, superb wineries, and charming hill towns. Our local experts vet every recommendation to ensure you make the most of your time, whether it's your...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Fodor's Travel 2017

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De Blasi, Marlena.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike/Chivers 2004

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 945 DEB

Steves, Rick

Summary: Suggests lodging, restaurants, and sightseeing highlights and provides travel tips and cultural information.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Avalon Travel 2016

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Elon, Beth.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little Bookroom 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.5945 ELO

Bowen, Rhys

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Summary: Thirty years after her British bomber pilot father parachuted from his stricken plane into German-occupied Tuscany, Joanna embarks on a healing journey to learn about her father's hidden wartime past. 1944. British bomber pilot Hugo Langley parachuted from his stricken plane into German-occupied Tuscany. Badly wounded, he found refuge in a ruined monastery-- and in the arms of Sofia Bartoli....

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lake Union Publishing 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BOW

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BOW

Chiofalo, Rosanna

Summary: In the fields around Tuscany in summertime, sunflowers grow in profusion--wave upon wave of gold and green standing tall against the Italian sky. But for Signora Maria Ferraro, the bright yellow blooms carry only bitter memories. Though she loved them as a child, sunflowers have come to represent the most painful episode of her life. Not even her cherished daughter, Anabella, knows what...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2018

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC CHI

Spender, Matthew.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 1993

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 945.5 SPE

Summary: While on vacation, a just-divorced writer buys a villa in Tuscany on a whim, hoping it will be the start of a change for the better in her life. Along the way she finds that sometimes what seems like a mistake is really a blessing.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone Home Entertainment 2003

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2 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY UND

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD MOVIE UND

Bentley, James

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thames & Hudson 1995

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 945.5 BEN

Shapiro, Jeff.

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SHA

Summary: It centers on a family of beekeepers living in stark isolation in the Tuscan countryside. The dynamic of their overcrowded household is disrupted by the simultaneous arrival of a silently troubled teenage boy taken in as a farmhand and a reality TV show intent on showcasing the family. Both intrusions are of particular interest to the eldest daughter, who is struggling to find her footing in...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN WON