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Christopher Castellani

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Christopher Castellani was born and raised in Wilmington, Delaware. His parents immigrated to the United States from a small village in Italy in the years following World War II, and their experiences have been a significant inspiration. A Kiss From Maddalena, Christopher's first novel, was published by Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill in April 2003, and was subsequently published in Australia, the U.K., The Netherlands, Germany and Thailand. In 2004, Christopher was awarded the Massachusetts Book Award for Fiction for A Kiss from Maddalena. In 2005, Castellani published The Saint of Lost Things, which continues the story of A Kiss from Maddalena but is a stand-alone novel. The same is true for All This Talk of Love (Algonquin, February 20 ...more

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A Kiss from Maddalena

3.72 avg rating — 730 ratings — published 2003 — 9 editions
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All This Talk of Love

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The Saint of Lost Things

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The Living (Kindle Single)

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