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Trigiani, Adriana

Overview
Works: 121 works in 1,027 publications in 19 languages and 58,920 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction  Historical fiction  Christian fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Juvenile works  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Director, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3570.R459, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Adriana Trigiani
Big Stone Gap : a novel by Adriana Trigiani( Book )

105 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 3,924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1978, and 35-year-old Ave Maria Mulligan is about to discover a skeleton in her own family's tidy closet that will blow the lid right off her quiet, uneventful life
Very Valentine : a novel by Adriana Trigiani( Book )

50 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valentine Roncalli struggles to save her decades-old family business, finding love and the life she wants along the way
Lucia, Lucia : a novel by Adriana Trigiani( Book )

53 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 13 languages and held by 3,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The daughter of an Italian immigrant family in 1950 Greenwich Village, Lucia Sartori pursues a career in the fashion industry until she falls in love with a handsome stranger, who must win over her traditional family to marry her
Home to Big Stone Gap : a novel by Adriana Trigiani( Book )

35 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nestled in the lush Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, the town of Big Stone Gap has been home for Ave Maria Mulligan Machesney and her family for generations. She?s been married to her beloved Jack for nearly twenty years, raised one child and buried another, and run a business that binds her community together, all while holding her tight circle of family and friends close. But with her daughter, Etta, having flown the nest to enchanting Italy, Ave Maria has reached a turning point. When a friend?s postcard arrives with the message "It?s time to live your life for you," Ave Maria realizes that it?s time to go in search of brand-new dreams. But before she can put her foot on the path, her life is turned upside down
Big Cherry Holler : a Big Stone Gap novel by Adriana Trigiani( Book )

55 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 3,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ava Maria Mulligan has been married to Jack MacChesney for eight years. They have a daughter and have lost a son to disease. Ava Maria feels distance growing between herself and her husband, and she doesn't know how to bring closeness back to their marriage. A summer trip to her father's home in Italy will bring further challenges and fresh visions into what she wants her life to be
The shoemaker's wife : a novel by Adriana Trigiani( Book )

42 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two star-crossed lovers--Enzo and Ciro--meet and separate, until, finally, the power of their love changes both of their lives forever. Set during the years preceding and during World War I
All the stars in the heavens : a novel by Adriana Trigiani( Book )

18 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 2,937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The movie business is booming in 1935 when twenty-one-year-old Loretta Young meets thirty-four-year-old Clark Gable on the set of The Call of the Wild. Though he's already married, Gable falls for the stunning and vivacious young actress instantly. Far from the glittering lights of Hollywood, Sister Alda Ducci has been forced to leave her convent and begin a new journey that leads her to Loretta. Becoming Miss Young's secretary, the innocent and pious young Alda must navigate the wild terrain of Hollywood with fierce determination and a moral code that derives from her Italian roots. Over the course of decades, she and Loretta encounter scandal and adventure, choose love and passion, and forge an enduring bond of love and loyalty that will be put to the test when they eventually face the greatest obstacle of their lives
The queen of the big time : a novel by Adriana Trigiani( Book )

43 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ambitious teen Nella, the daughter of an Italian family from a small Pennsylvania village, aspires to live in society far from the rigors of farm life, a dream that is compromised when a poet she loves mysteriously disappears
Brava, Valentine : a novel by Adriana Trigiani( Book )

28 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 2,596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A once-in-a-lifetime business opportunity takes Valentine Roncalli from the winding streets of Greenwich Village to the sun-kissed cobblestones of Buenos Aires, where she finds a long-buried secret hidden deep within a family scandal
Rococo : a novel by Adriana Trigiani( Book )

31 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rufus McSherry, a handsome painter, arrives in a New Jersey town at the behest of Bartolomeo di Crespi, an interior decorator assigned to Our Lady of Fatima Church, and breathes new life into the old church, as well as the women of the town
The Supreme Macaroni Company : a novel by Adriana Trigiani( Book )

25 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Polish and held by 2,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For over a hundred years, the Angelini Shoe Company in Greenwich Village has relied on the leather produced by Vechiarelli & Son in Tuscany. This historic business partnership provides the twist of fate for Valentine Roncalli, the school teacher turned shoemaker, to fall in love with Gianluca Vechiarelli, a tanner with a complex past and a secret. A piece of surprising news is revealed at The Feast of the Seven Fishes when Valentine and Gianluca join her extended family on a fateful Christmas Eve. Now, faced with life altering choices, Valentine remembers the wise words that inspired her in the early days of her beloved Angelini Shoe Company: "A person who can build a pair of shoes can do just about anything." The proud, passionate Valentine is going to fight for everything she wants and savor all she deserves -- the bitter and the sweetness of life itself
The shoemaker's wife : a novel by Adriana Trigiani( Recording )

28 editions published between 1012 and 2015 in English and held by 1,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two star-crossed lovers--Enzo and Ciro--meet and separate, until, finally, the power of their love changes both of their lives forever. Set during the years preceding and during World War I
Brava, Valentine by Adriana Trigiani( Recording )

21 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since its inception in 1903, the Angelini Shoe Company has been a premier manufacturer of wedding shoes. Nevertheless, the 21st century has not been so kind to the company's fortune. Hoping to save the family business, the Angelini matriarch bequeaths the company to 33-year-old Valentine Roncalli. However, a budding romance and a plethora of family secrets promise to offer Valentine the challenge of her life
Viola in reel life by Adriana Trigiani( Book )

18 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When fourteen-year-old Viola is sent from her beloved Brooklyn to boarding school in Indiana for ninth grade, she overcomes her initial reservations as she makes friends with her roommates, goes on a real date, and uses the unsettling ghost she keeps seeing as the subject of a short film--her first
Big Stone Gap by Adriana Trigiani( Recording )

33 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the sleepy Blue Ridge Mountain hamlet of Big Stone Gap, Virginia, 35-year-old spinster Ave Maria Mulligan discovers a skeleton in her closet that has her juggling several marriage proposals and conducting a no-holds-barred family feud
Big Stone Gap by Patrick Wilson( Visual )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ave Maria Mulligan has lived her whole life in tiny Big Stone Gap, a picturesque coal-mining town nestled in the hollers of southwestern Virginia. When she's not making deliveries from her family's pharmacy to far-flung neighbors, Ave Maria directs the annual outdoor drama festival, keeps chaste company with her longtime beau, Theodore, and exchanges good-natured barbs with local hunk Jack MacChesney
Very Valentine by Adriana Trigiani( Recording )

21 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a failing custom wedding shoe business in Greenwich Village falls unexpectedly into her lap, apprentice Valentine Roncalli is challenged to bring her family's old-world craftsmanship into the twenty-first century. She travels with her grandmother back to Tuscany, Naples, and the isle of Capri to seek new materials and techniques
The Supreme Macaroni Company : a novel by Adriana Trigiani( Recording )

23 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valentine Roncalli is finally getting her fairytale ending on the roof of the Angelini Shoe Company. Gianluca Vechiarelli is the man of her dreams. But is life ever easy? Once the whirlwind of the wedding dies down, Valentine quickly realizes that juggling her beloved shoe company with marriage and an upcoming family will be the most difficult balancing act she's had to learn. Combined with the fact that Gianluca seems to be hiding more than one secret back in Italy
Home to Big Stone Gap : a novel by Adriana Trigiani( Recording )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nestled in the lush Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, the town of Big Stone Gap has been home for Ave Maria Mulligan Machesney and her family for generations. She's been married to her beloved Jack for nearly twenty years, raised one child and buried another, and run a business that binds her community together, all while holding her tight circle of family and friends close. But with her daughter, Etta, having flown the nest to enchanting Italy, Ave Maria has reached a turning point. When a friend's postcard arrives with the message "It's time to live your life for you," Ave Maria realizes that it's time to go in search of brand-new dreams. But before she can put her foot on the path, her life is turned upside down.--
Don't sing at the table : life lessons from my grandmothers by Adriana Trigiani( )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As devoted readers of Adriana Trigiani's New York Times bestselling novels know, the author frequently draws inspiration from her own family history, in particular from the lives of her two remarkable grandmothers, who have found their way into all Trigiani's cherished novels. In Don't Sing at the Table, this much-beloved writer has gathered their estimable life lessons, revealing how her grandmothers' simple values have shaped her own life, sharing the experiences, humor, and wisdom of her beloved mentors to delight readers of all ages. Lucia Spada Bonicelli (Lucy) and Yolanda Perin Trigiani (Viola) lived through the twentieth century from beginning to end as working women who juggled careers and motherhood. From the factory line to the family table, Lucy and Viola, the very definition of modern women, cut a path for their granddaughter by demonstrating moxie and pluck in their fearless approach to life, love, and overcoming obstacles. Lucy's and Viola's traditions and spiritual fortitude will encourage you to hold on to the values that make life rich and beautiful. Their entrepreneurial spirit will inspire you to take risks and reap the rewards. And their remarkable resilience in the face of tragedy will be a source of strength and comfort. Trigiani visits the past to seek answers to the essential questions that define the challenges women face today at work and at home. This is a primer, grand-mother to granddaughter, filled with everyday wisdom and life lessons that are truly handed down with care and built to last
 
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Home to Big Stone Gap : a novel
Alternative Names
Adriana Trigiani Amerikaans filmregisseuse

Adriana Trigiani amerikai író, filmrendező

Adriana Trigiani directora de cine estadounidense

Adriana Trigiani écrivaine américaine

Adriana Trigiani regista statunitense

Adriana Trigiani US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Trigʹani, Adrianah 1970-

Trigiani, Alexander 1970-

Адриана Триджиани

טריגʹאני, אדריאנה 1970-

טריג'יאני, אדריאנה

트리자니, 애드리아나

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Very Valentine : a novelLucia, Lucia : a novelHome to Big Stone Gap : a novelBig Cherry Holler : a Big Stone Gap novelThe queen of the big time : a novelBrava, Valentine : a novelRococo : a novelBrava, Valentine