The Night Portrait: A Novel of World War II and Da Vinci's Italy

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Product Details

Price
$16.99  $15.63
Publisher
William Morrow & Company
Publish Date
Pages
496
Dimensions
5.3 X 7.9 X 1.1 inches | 0.8 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780062993571

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About the Author

Laura Morelli holds a PhD in art history from Yale University and has taught at the college level in the United States and in Italy. She is a TED-Ed educator and a columnist for National Geographic Traveler and Italy Magazine. Her debut novel, The Gondola Maker, garnered IPPY and Benjamin Franklin awards.

Reviews

"I'm a big fan of Venice, so I appreciate Laura Morelli's special knowledge of the city, the period, and the process of gondola-making. An especially compelling story."----Frances Mayes, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Under the Tuscan Sun for The Gondola Maker
"Sixteenth-century Venice is the star of Laura Morelli's well-crafted historical novel."----Publishers Weekly (starred review) for The Gondola Maker
"[A] fascinating glimpse into late-Renaissance Venice by art historian-turned-novelist Morelli...Adeptly explores the consequences of pride and respect for women against the backdrop of Renaissance Italy."----Kirkus Reviews for The Gondola Maker