Tapestry – Pallotta-Chiarolli, Maria

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Title

Tapestry

Author

Pallotta-Chiarolli, Maria

Publisher

Random House

Published Date

1999

Annotation

Based on the author’s own Italian background, in this autobiographical novel, she includes her family’s experiences in bite-size stories of Italian immigrants in Australia and those who remained in Italy. There are her grandparents who never left Italy, her immigrant parents in Australia, her second-generation self and her third-generation daughter.

Key Concepts

Cross cultural relations, Family, Immigration, Relationships

Audience

Secondary

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