Nonna Maria and the Case of the Stolen Necklace by Lorenzo Carcaterra
Get ready to embark on a literary adventure in this conversation with NYT’s bestselling author and former writer/producer for Law & Order, Lorenzo Carcaterra. Join us as we explore Lorenzo’s enchanting world of Nonna Maria and the island of Ischia, and discover the inspiration behind his latest novel and series.
In Nonna Maria and the Case of the Stolen Necklace, we see 70-year-old widow Nonna Maria dealing with two mysteries. The first is the murder of an unidentified woman, found by the side of a road, and the second is an accusation of theft made against Nonna Maria’s goddaughter, Loretta.
In this episode, Lorenzo also opens up about his transition from gritty urban crime novels to charming mysteries featuring Nonna Maria. We also get great Italian travel recommendations, plus a sneak peek into his upcoming book, Nona Maria and the Case of the Lost Treasure. Stay tuned for book recommendations, future projects, and insights into the art of storytelling.
BOOKS MENTIONED DURING THE SHOW
BOOKS READ, LOVED, AND WOULD NOW RECOMMEND
- The Long Goodbye by Raymond Chandler (Amazon or Bookshop)
- Putting the Rabbit in the Hat by Brian Cox (Amazon or Bookshop)
- The English Spy by Daniel Silva (Amazon or Bookshop)
- The Reckoning by John Grisham (Amazon or Bookshop)
- The Outsider by Frederick Forsyth (Amazon)
BOOKS ON THE TBR STACK
- The English Girl by Daniel Silva (Amazon or Bookshop)
- The Black Echo by Michael Connelly (Amazon or Bookshop)
ABOUT LORENZO CARCATERRA
Lorenzo Carcaterra is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of A Safe Place, Sleepers, Apaches, Gangster, Street Boys, Paradise City, Chasers, Midnight Angels, The Wolf, and Tin Badges. He is a former writer/producer for Law & Order and has written for National Geographic Traveler, The New York Times Magazine, and Maxim. He lives in New York City and is at work on his next novel.
Last Updated on May 18, 2023 by BiblioLifestyle