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and was not to see what would happen Finally I felt that all of the plot lines that occurred throughout this book happened much too ickly Peppi lost his beloved wife then flies to Italy sees his dear friend Luca and falls in love with Luca s daughter They start a life together get married and have a child all happening in IGNITING THE FIRE (The Crow Academy Book 1) under 200 pages I just couldn t enjoy any of the plot lines since they happened soickly leaving Moobli us as readers to wish the author would just slow down and allows to enjoy what had happened In all honesty this wasn t my favourite of Peter s books and I wouldn t be interested in reading it again in the future Great sweetness and light are all a part of Pezzelli s story Home to Italy As his debut novel what s not to like Many short Italian phases like Ciao Bello are good to know and plen. Iend Luca It is modest but livable with a lovely view of Luca's neglected gardens and his eually neglected daughter the fiery LucreziaMore a force of nature than a woman Lucrezia's legendary temper and workaholic schedule hide the very real pain she feels over her husband's death years before At first she tolerates Peppi as an eccentric annoyance her father's strange but handsome American friend who fixes things around the factory and This was story of a man who lost his wife after years in States and decided to return To Small Italian Town Of small Italian town of birth He fell in love with much younger widow who was a bTo Was Not
Who Was His Friend S Dau And Managed A Plantwas his friend s dau and managed a plant was ok I felt like this book was of a 25 rather than a 3 and for various reasons Firstly I found that the love story between Peppi and Lucrezia was much too fake for my likeness A friend of Lucrezia s father whom she has never met ends The Secret Art of Great Conversation up being the love of her life after she loses her husband in a car accident years earlier I just didn t feel the love between the two of them and was appalled that a woman of Lucrezia s age would be attracted to a man of Peppi s age Secondly the clich s that the authorses throughout the book are all too predictable which made me roll my eyes during a variety of situations I felt as though with every turn. After the death of his beloved wife Anna Peppi's family and friends expect him to bury his grief by tending to his gardens and taking long rides on his bike Instead Peppi shocks them all with his decision to return to Villa San Giuseppe the small Italian village where he spent his childhood and to il mulino his family's old mill But once he's back he temporarily moves into an apartment over the candy factory run by his childhood best fr. Tiful as life nfolds for our main character in Rhode Island and in the central mountains of Italy Great respect and love are the best ingredients for these friends and family sigh I so wanted to like this than I did A late life romance our story begins with Peppi Peppino grieving "the death of his wife Anna at their Rhode Island home of many years His grief leads him to return to " death of his wife Anna at their Rhode Island home of many years His grief leads him to return to after so many years away to his old hometown There he re engages with old friends and finds new love Sounds great misses the mark It s sappy sentimental and never goes beneath the veneer of human depth All those reviewer words goes beneath the veneer of human depth All those reviewer words heart warming pleasing and the like sprinkled about the covers are sorta true but you can find much better life affirming and thought provoking stories than thisnothing objectionable but nothing engaging either A sweet predictable story Well tol. S bringing the gardens back to life But soon Lucrezia's interest in Peppi deepens Like a high wind the gossip is flying through Villa San Giuseppe Lucrezia's making it to dinner on time She's eating olives from a man's hand She's wearing heels Now nder the warm Tuscan sun a tentative romance begins to bloom between the grieving pair yielding to a surprisingly strong passion with the power to heal life's wounds and promise second chance. .