Bread, Wine & Angels by Anna P. ZurzoloBread, Wine & Angels by Anna P. Zurzolo

Bread, Wine & Angels

byAnna P. Zurzolo

Paperback | January 16, 1997

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Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best First Book, Runner-Up.The story of a girl in a remote village of southern Italy, considered a "barrel of wine" to be sold off quickly, lest she turn to vinegar.". . . a novel that describes the real lives of a vanished world with brilliant and down-to-earth sincerity."-Quill & Quire
Anna Paletta Zurzolo, a mother of two and a successful business woman, came to Canada from Italy at the age of fourteen. She "learned all about Dick, Jane and everything else in order to survive in 'paradise' among boxes of Unico tomatoes, pasta, and 'undefiled' olive oil in the basement of my father's grocery store." She now calls Win...
Title:Bread, Wine & AngelsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:293 pages, 7.5 × 5 × 0.95 inPublished:January 16, 1997Publisher:Turnstone Press

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ISBN - 10:0888012136

ISBN - 13:9780888012135

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Bread, Wine and Angels is the compassionate and enthralling tale of a young girl who waits for the angels to speak to her. Living in a remote village of southern Italy where girls are considered "barrels of wine," to be sold off quickly, the girl waits for her parents to return from America as they promised. She redefines the recipes for bread, wine and life as she waits for angel's voices in a story of vision and the dream of America.