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By Jennifer Criswell

ISBN-10: 0982102372

ISBN-13: 9780982102374

unending fields of flame-like poppies. Vino Nobile di Montepulciano. The candy, rhythmic chime of church bells.

Months upon months of unemployment? suffering to speak with locals? Duvets frozen at the clothesline?

Jennifer Criswell's flow from big apple urban to Tuscany used to be now not alleged to move like this. She had anticipated lazy mornings sipping coffee whereas penning a best-selling novel and jovial team dinners, similar to within the videos and books approximately expatriate existence in Italy.

Then she met truth: no paintings, consistent struggles with Italian forms to assert citizenship via her ancestors, and maybe worst of all, turning into the controversy of the city after her torrid affair with an area fruit vendor.

At Least you are in Tuscany is the intimate, sincere, and infrequently hilarious story of Jennifer's first yr in Montepulciano. in the course of that point, Jennifer's inner optimist was once compelled to paintings extra time, reminding her that if she have been going to be homeless, lonely, and broke, at the very least she will be all these issues - in Tuscany.

Through all her small-town bumblings, even though, Jennifer's mantra, in addition to a hearty dose of enthusiasm and willingness to profit approximately Italian tradition, helped her not just construct a brand new, profitable existence in Italy but in addition locate herself alongside the way.

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