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The nun / by Simonetta Agnello Hornby ; translated from the Italian by Anthony Shugaar.

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9781609450625 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1609450620 (pbk.)
  • Description: 328 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Europa ; 2012.

Available copies

  • 5 of 5 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Everett - Shute Memorial Adult Fiction PB/FIC/Hornby (Text to Phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult Fiction FICTION/ Agnello (Text to Phone) Available -
Lynnfield Adult Fiction Fiction / Agnello Hornby, S. (Text to Phone) Available -
Peabody West Branch Adult Fiction Fiction/Hornby (Text to Phone) Available -
Swampscott Harris Room Fic Hornby, S.A. (Text to Phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Summary: August 15, 1839. Messina, Italy. In the home of Marshall don Peppino Padellani di Opiri, preparations for the feast of the Ascension are underway. This may be the last happy day in the life of Agata, the Marshall's daughter. She and the wealthy Giacomo Lepre have fallen in love. Agata however must forsake her beloved Giacomo for the good of her family.
Language Note: Translated from the Italian.
Subject: Naples (Italy) > History > 1734-1860 > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.


Agnello Hornby, Simonetta, "The nun," New York : Europa ; 2012.

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