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Nicky Pellegrino - A ​Year at Hotel Gondola
A ​woman swaps her far-flung travels for her biggest adventure yet - a relationship. Perfect for fans of Jo Thomas. Kat has never wanted to live a small life. She's an adventurer, a food writer who travels the world visiting far-flung places and eating unusual things. Now she is about to embark on her biggest adventure yet - a relationship. She has fallen in love with an Italian man and is moving to live with him in Venice where she will help him run his small guesthouse, Hotel Gondola. Kat has lined up a book deal and will write about the first year of her new adventure, the food she eats, the recipes she collects, the people she meets, the man she doesn't really know all that well but is going to make a life with. But as Kat ought to know by now, the thing about adventures is that they never go exactly the way you expect them to...

Nicky Pellegrino - Recipe ​for Life
Inviting, ​sun-drenched writing in the vein of Adrianna Trigianni or Joanne Harris A recipe for life should be a simple thing: love and happiness, family, friends, and a little food—but life is rarely straightforward. Alice wants to make the most of life—after all, she knows how fragile it can be—and knows she never feels more alive than when she's cooking. Babetta has spent a lifetime tending the garden of her tiny house on the Italian coast, supplying food to feed a family now grown and gone. One summer these two women are brought together in a crumbling Mediterranean villa, with the shared language of food. There, under the heat of the Italian sun, or the shade of the pomegranate tree, secrets will be spoken, fears and hopes shared. But life's lessons are not learned easily.

Nicky Pellegrino - The ​Food of Love Cookery School
In ​the sun-drenched Sicilian hills, four women learn the lessons of a lifetime at the Food of Love Cookery School. In a remote Sicilian mountain town, four women arrive at a cookery school, each at a turning point in their lives. Moll is a foodie and an exhausted working mum on the holiday of a lifetime. Tricia, a top London lawyer is taking a break from the demands of her job and her family. Valerie, consumed by grief following the death of her partner, is trying to figure out how to live a life without him. And recently divorced Poppy has come to Sicily to learn about the place that her grandfather was born before emigrating to Australia. Luca Amore runs the school, using the recipes passed down to him by generations of Amore women. He expects this course to be much like all the others - but as sparks fly, friendships are made and secrets are shared. And for each of them nothing will ever be the same.

Nicky Pellegrino - The ​Villa Girls
'Escape, ​celebration, recovery - everyone goes on holiday for their own reasons. For Rosie and her friends, their snatched days in the sun are a break from the worries of their normal lives. But of all the Villa Girls, it's Rosie whose life is changed the most by these stolen days. For Enzo, getting away isn't an option. The heir to an Italian olive estate, his destiny is clear. But when he stumbles upon a secret that tears his family apart, he has to make some of the toughest choices of his life. As the years go by and the girls grow up, each has their own journey to make - but for Rosie and Enzo, time will lead them back to the same question: what will they do for love?

Nicky Pellegrino - When ​in Rome
Rome ​in the 1950s, there's nowhere quite like it. The narrow stone streets, the fountains and piazzas full of life in the heat of the day, the cafes and bars full of music and desire by night... This is where Serafina calls home. Having grown-up with her sisters in a tiny apartment tucked in the top of a tumbledown building, she has watched her mother get by on next to nothing, and turn herself beautiful with a sweep of eyeliner and a hand-sewn dress. When her mother goes out, Serafina and her sisters go singing in the nearest piazza, busking for spare change and cinema tickets. The girls long to meet their matinee idols and Serafina daydreams of Mario Lanza and his spellbinding voice. But the sisters will grow up quickly and for Serafina, a choice opens between the world she knows and the life she dreams of. A captivating tale of love and music, food and passion, let Nicky Pellegrino take you on a journey to a city of beauty and heartbreak, at one of the most glamorous points in its magical history.

Nicky Pellegrino - Summer ​at the Villa Rosa
Raffaella ​Moretti, by far the most beautiful girl in the southern Italian town of Triento, is about to marry the only boy she has ever loved. It seems that nothing but happiness lies in store for Raffaella. Yet, just one year later, she is a widow, and has had to take a job as housekeeper in the Villa Rosa, for the young American who is temporarily working in Triento. As Raffaella struggles to recapture her own lost happiness she starts looking for ways to help those around her to do the same. There is Silvana the baker's wife, her passion barely hidden; Carlotta the gardener's daughter with her mysterious grief and the kind and gentle owner of the Gypsy Tearoom who offers Raffaella friendship. As the lives of these villagers interweave, Raffaella is pulled into the centre of a conflict that threatens not only to divide Triento but also to destroy all she holds dear.

Nicky Pellegrino - Under ​Italian Skies
Stella ​has life under control - and that's the way she likes it. For twenty-five years, she's been trusted assistant to a legendary fashion designer, but after her boss dies suddenly, she's left with nothing to do apart from clear the studio. It seems as though the life she wanted has vanished. She is lost - until one day she finds a house swap website and sees a beautiful old villa in a southern Italian village. Could she really exchange her poky London flat for that? But what was intended as just a break becomes much more, as Stella finds herself trying on a stranger's life. As the villa begins to get under her skin, she can't help but imagine the owner from the clues around her. She meets his friends, cooks the local food he recommends and follows suggestions to go to his favourite places. But can an idea of someone ever match up to the reality? As Stella wonders if she can let go of the safety of her past, perhaps there's a chance for her to find a way into her future...

Nicky Pellegrino - Egy ​év Velencében
Újabb ​csodás regény a nagy sikerű OLASZORSZÁG, SZERETLEK! szerzőjétől. Kat sikeres, Angliában élő újságírónő, aki legalább annyira szeret utazni, mint enni. Televíziós műsorában a világ legkülönösebb helyeire kalauzolja a nézőket. Amikor a tévésorozat véget ér, Kat találkozik egy sármos idegennel. A férfi Velencében él, és egy régi, családi szállodát vezet. Szexis, okos, kedves. Tényleg létezik ilyen pasi a földön? Miután a kapcsolatuk szorossá válik, megállapodnak abban, hogy Kat egy évre Velencébe költözik hozzá. Besegít a szállodába, és könyvet ír a városról, tele titkos helyekkel és hagyományos receptekkel. Ennyi idő alatt igazán kiismerhető Velence összes étterme, péksége, cukrászdája. De vajon Massimo is, a vonzó olasz férfi? "Lenyűgöző történet, eredeti olasz receptekkel! Csoda lenne, ha az olvasó nem szeretne azonnal Velencébe utazni." DAILY MAIL "Senki nem ír úgy szerelemről és olasz ételekről, mint Nicky Pellegrino." SUNDAY TIMES

Nicky Pellegrino - Olaszország, ​szeretlek!
Csodálatos ​történet a szerelemről és az itáliai konyha titkairól. 1964, Dél-Olaszország. Mintha megállt volna az idő San Giulioban, a békés, napsütötte faluban. Az asszonyok itt még naponta frissen sütik a kenyeret, és esténként egy kis pletykálkodásra jönnek össze a Caffé Angeli illatos kávéi és süteményei mellett. 1980, Róma. A Carozza család legidősebb lánya az olasz fővárosba szökik a szerelmével a kis faluból. Alig tud valamit a titokzatos férfiről, de szenvedélyesen szereti. Amikor keservesen csalódik benne, és terhes lesz tőle, nincs más választása, hazatér a szüleihez. 2005, Dél-Olaszország. Egy fiatal nő érkezik Londonból a kis faluba... "A Csokoládé című regény olasz unokatestvére." Cleo Magazine "Senki nem ír úgy a szerelemről és az olasz ételekről, mint Nicky Pellegrino." Sunday Times "Ez nem a fogyókúrázók regénye! Lapról lapra éhesebb leszel tőle." Cosmopolitan

Nicky Pellegrino - One ​Summer in Venice
Addolorata ​Martinelli knows she should be happy. She has everything she thought she wanted - her own business, a husband, a child. So why does she feel as if something is missing? Then when her restaurant, Little Italy, is slated by a reviewer, she realises that she's lost the one thing she thought she could always count on, her love of food. So Addolorata heads to Venice for a summer alone, aiming to find the ten things that make her happy. Once she's found them, she'll construct a new life around her ten things, but will they include her life in London?

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