Not in a Tuscan Villa: During a year in Italy, a New Jersey by John Petralia,Nancy Petralia

By John Petralia,Nancy Petralia

What occurs should you choose to make a dream come real? Newly retired and searching out greater than a holiday, John and Nancy Petralia intrepidly pack a number of suitcases and head to the "perfect" Italian urban. inside of days their dream turns into a nightmare. After dwelling in Italian towns, negotiating the roads and healthcare, researching paintings, buddies, meals, and customs, the Petralias research greater than they anticipate--about Italy, themselves, what it skill to be American, and what is vital in existence. half memoir, half observation, quirky and honest, no longer in a Tuscan Villa is set having the braveness to step from your convenience quarter and do whatever difficult in later existence. the journey recaptures the Petralia's adolescence, rekindles their romance--and alterations their lives forever.

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