By Graeme Lay

ISBN-10: 1877378070

ISBN-13: 9781877378072

The yr is 1878. Luigi Galoni, a tender Italian fisherman, is pressured to escape his domestic in Pesaro and sail to New Zealand. There he joins a pal, Leopoldo, within the Haast sector, the place jointly they struggle to damage of their land. A demise forces Luigi to maneuver on, first to Westport, then the windswept coast of Wellington, the place he joins an Italian fishing group. There he meets his nice love, Alice, and jointly the couple increase a kin, defying hassle, misfortune and poverty.
A saga of braveness, fortitude and abiding love, Alice & Luigi can be a narrative of the coming-of-age of younger New Zealand, the place immigrants attempt to create a greater lifestyles for the generations who will stick with them.

“Graeme Lay brings to tumultuous lifestyles all of Luigi’s triumphs and tragedies as he strives for a brand new starting in nineteenth century New Zealand. and each reader would certainly take note Alice, Luigi’s nice love, as probably the most indomitable heroines ever”.

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