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Nazi occupied Rome sets the stage for Bridge of Sighs and Dreams, where the lives of two women collide in an arena of deception, greed, and sacrifice.Following an allied attack, Angelina Rosini flees to Rome from her bombed out village and a ruthless Nazi officer bent on revenge In Rome, the spirited portrait artist channels her creativity into the art of survival for herNazi occupied Rome sets the stage for Bridge of Sighs and Dreams, where the lives of two women collide in an arena of deception, greed, and sacrifice.Following an allied attack, Angelina Rosini flees to Rome from her bombed out village and a ruthless Nazi officer bent on revenge In Rome, the spirited portrait artist channels her creativity into the art of survival for herself and her young daughter Unwilling to merely endure, and armed with ingenuity, wit, and unyielding optimism, she enters the shadow world of the Resistance where she zigzags through a labyrinth of compassionate allies and cunning spies.Meanwhile, Lidia Corsini, Angelina s sister in law, quenches her lust for power and wealth by turning in Jews to the ruthless Nazi Police attach with whom she has formed an alliance Her spiral into immorality accelerates as swiftly as the Jewish population dwindles, and soon neither her husband nor her son is immune to her madness.Once Angelina discovers the consequences of Lidia s greed, she conspires to put an end to the treacheries but in doing so, she becomes the target of Lidia s most sinister plot.Bridge of Sighs and Dreams is a story of betrayal, dignity, and purpose that highlights the brutality toward Italian citizens, under both Mussolini s Fascist regime and the Nazi occupation, and illustrates the tenacity of the human spirit.
Pamela Allegretto Franz attended Colorado University Extension in Denver, and later moved to Florence, Italy where she studied art and Italian at L Universit Per Gli Stranieri To finance her education her job r sum was as colorful as the Renaissance city itself She shivered as an artist s model and sang the blues in catacomb nightclubs She worked as an interpreter translator for a textile company and hawked leather goods to tourists.Back on US soil, the colors on her r sum remained vibrant In addition to Italian teacher at Berlitz School of Languages and a two year stint as a Playboy Bunny, she added hairdresser salon owner, to her palette Classes in writing, cartooning, and art filled whatever free hours remained.In 1996 Pamela sold the hair salon and moved with her husband to Hawaii, where, for the following ten years, she devoted herself full time to painting and writing Now, a resident of Connecticut, Pamela divides her time between painting, writing, and Italian poetry translations.Pamela s published writings include dual language poetry books and translations in Italian literary journals She paints primarily in acrylic and watercolor Her published art work includes book and CD covers, illustrations, and cartoons Comprised in her collaborative art efforts are patina and painted metal wall sculptures on display in Hawaiian galleries, and latex molded figure sculptures on exhibit in galleries and museums worldwide.Her recently released historical novel Bridge of Sighs and Dreams is available in paperback and eBook and can be purchased at BookLocker Barnesandnoble iTunes An excerpt is available at booklocker books 8228ml
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