Don't Sing at the Table: Life Lessons from My Grandmothers

Adriana Trigiani (Author)

Product Details

Harper Paperbacks
Publish Date
December 13, 2013
5.32 X 7.97 X 0.58 inches | 0.41 pounds

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About the Author

Lauren Weisberger is the New York Times bestselling author of The Devil Wears Prada, which was published in forty languages and made into a major motion picture starring Meryl Streep and Anne Hathaway. It was announced in 2017 that musician Elton John and Paul Rudnick will adapt The Devil Wears Prada for the stage. Weisberger's four other novels, Everyone Worth Knowing, Chasing Harry Winston, Last Night at Chateau Marmont, and Revenge Wears Prada, were all top-ten New York Times bestsellers. Her books have sold more than thirteen million copies worldwide. A graduate of Cornell University, she lives in Connecticut with her husband and two children. Visit to learn more.


"Trigiani has certainly not lost her ability to breathe life into everything she writes."--Roanoke Times
"Trigiani combines family and American history, reflections on lives well-lived, and sound advice to excellent effect, as a legacy to her daughter and a remembrance of two inimitable women."--Publishers Weekly
"Well crafted work with sometime lyrical, sometimes flat-out-funny writing."--Fort Worth Star-Telegram
"Delightful, energetic. . . . Trigiani is a seemingly effortless storyteller."--Boston Globe
"Adriana Trigiani listens to her readers, then gives them what they want. "--Richmond Times-Dispatch
"Dazzling."--USA Today
"Best-selling author Trigiani (Very Valentine) presents a loving paean to her Italian grandmothers... there is much warmth in these remembrances that will resonate with readers who enjoyed strong relationships with their own grandparents and know the value they can bring to our lives."--Library Journal
"Soothingly and with clarity.... Readers will find her strength and optimism helpful, and her legions of loyal fans will enjoy learning more about the women who influenced, inspired, and, according to Trigiani, made possible some of her best-selling fiction."--Booklist
"One of the reigning queens of women's fiction."--USA Today
"[C]harming... comforting lessons for readers seeking a simpler way of life."--Kirkus Reviews