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Frances Mayes - 'See You in the Piazza: New Places to Discover in Italy' (Reserved Seating Available)

Bestselling and beloved author Frances Mayes discovers the hidden pleasures of Italy in a sumptuous travel narrative that crisscrosses the country, with inventive new recipes celebrating Italian cuisine. The Roman Forum, the Leaning Tower, the Piazza San Marco: these are the sights synonymous with Italy. But such landmarks only scratch the surface of this magical country's offerings. In See You in the Piazza, Frances Mayes introduces us to the Italy only the locals know, as she and her husband, Ed, eat and drink their way through thirteen regions--from Friuli to Sicily. Along the way, she seeks out the cultural and historic gems not found in traditional guidebooks.

Frances Mayes is the author of seven books about Tuscany, including the now-classic Under the Tuscan Sun--which was a New York Times bestseller for more than two and a half years. It was followed by Bella Tuscany and two illustrated books, In Tuscany and Bringing Tuscany Home. She is also the author of two novels, six books of poetry, and The Discovery of Poetry. Her books have been translated into fifty-four languages.

Seats will be available for the public without any purchase required. If you'd like a reserved seat and priority signing line ticket, you can prepurchase the book­. For big events all seats may fill up as we are limited in the number of people we can accommodate in-store. For more info on reserving a seat, click here.

Event date: 
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
North Hills
4209-100 Lassiter Mill Road
Raleigh, NC 27609
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$27.00
ISBN: 9780451497697
Availability: On our shelves now
Published: Crown - March 12th, 2019

Bestselling and beloved author Frances Mayes discovers the hidden pleasures of Italy in a sumptuous travel narrative that crisscrosses the country, with inventive new recipes celebrating Italian cuisine

“Reading this book is a vacation in itself.”—The New York Times Book Review (Best Travel Books of the Summer)