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An Italian Wife

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An Italian Wife


From the bestsellingauthor of The Obituary Writer comesthe stirring multigenerational story of an Italian family.

An Italian Wife opens in turn-of-the-century Italy,when young Josephine Rimaldi is forced to follow her new husband to America inan arranged marriage and finds herself in a strange country with a man shedoesn’t know or love.

Bound by tradition, she gives birth to seven children;the last, conceived in a passionate affair, Josephine must give up foradoption. Josephine spends the rest of her life searching for this child,keeping her secret even as her other children, whose stories unfold insurprising ways, go off to war, get married, and make their own mistakes: Herson suffers in World War I. Her daughter struggles to assimilate in the newworld of the 1950s American suburbs. And her granddaughters experiment with thesex, drugs, and rock and roll of the 1970s.

Poignant, sensual, and deeply felt,An Italian Wife is a sweeping and evocative portrait of a family boundby love and heartbreak.

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