Above all a love paean to the city. Anyone who has not already visited Venice will want to visit, and those who have been there will want to return soon (BOOK LOONS
Marlena describes the comical pitfallls of falling in love with a Venetian. Well worth reading. OK! ('If you have ever been to Venice..then you will adore this book. If you have never been to Italy, you will love this book. It's earthy, beautiful, emotional and a true story.'
Evening Herald ('If you're feeling starved of romance, you'll devour A Thousand Days In Venice by Marlena de Blasi'. Prima
This is a book to appeal to all the senses, full of interesting sidelights on life in Venice...a thoroughly enjoyable read. (New Books Magazine
* Set in the world's most romantic city, this exhilarating memoir tells what it's like to risk it all for love.
* Food lovers will adore this memoir in the tradition of La Cucina/ Like Water for Chocolate.