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Sicilian summer : a story of honour, religion and the perfect cassata

Author: Brian Johnston
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Travel writer Brian Johnston accepted an invitation to attend the confirmation of a friend's god-daughter in Sicily, naively expecting little more than the chance to immerse himself in some genuine southern Italian hospitality, while exploring the vibrant tastes, smells, and flavours and rituals of Sicilian food. But Sicily has a way of getting under your skin, and as well as being seduced by the island's earthy  Read more...
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Named Person: Brian Johnston; Brian Johnston
Material Type: Biography, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Johnston
ISBN: 1741147352 9781741147353
OCLC Number: 64449916
Description: x, 288 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: AcknowledgementsChapter 1 First courseChapter 2 Passion playsChapter 3 The bold and the beautifulChapter 4 Sweet dreamsChapter 5 Power and gloryChapter 6 Ashes and dustChapter 7 Love bitesChapter 8 Last supper
Responsibility: Brian Johnston.

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Family honour, religion, tragedy, sex, mayhem and most of all food-this memoir of a Sicilian summer is full of eccentric personalities, family clashes and revelations that are at once amusing and  Read more...

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