If you were going to buy a book about growing up Italian American in northern New Jersey, which of these titles would entice you buy the rest of the book?
Sometimes I Swear In Italian
Spaghetti Trees and Ravioli Bushes
And the second question, would short verses in the book among the essays sway you either way in purchasing the book?
And the last question, have you ever, or would you ever purchase a book of this description, regardless of where you live?
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Meanwhile, remember what my Grandmother used to say:
Mangia E Statti Zitto
- that always made me wonder, how could you shut up and eat?
Do you think Rita Would Mind?
Sometimes I Dream in Italian - by Rita Ciresi
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