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To Find a Mountain Benedetta Carlesimo Is No Stranger To Hardship Ever Since Her Mother Died, The Sixteen Year Old Italian Girl Has Cared For Her Rambunctious Younger Siblings Without Complaint Then World War II Arrives On Her Doorstep, Leaving Her Face To Face With The Most Terrible Evil She Has Ever Witnessed.With The Germans And Americans Fighting Furiously To Control A Strategic Swath Of Italy, Nazi Forces Seize Benedetta S Village, Turning Her Home Into A Command Center And Forcing Her Beloved Father To Choose Between Fleeing Or Fighting On The Front Lines.In The Midst Of Great Deprivation, Benedetta Struggles To Feed Both Her Family And The Nazis, All The While Keeping Her Father S Whereabouts Secret Yet Her Blossoming Love For A Handsome Young Italian Man Hiding In The Mountains Brings A Sliver Of Joy To Her Life But With The Americans Advancing And The Germans Growing Increasingly Desperate And Cruel, Benedetta Knows That One Misstep Could Bring Horrible Repercussionsand Only An Extraordinary Act Of Courage Can Save Her Family.Revised Edition This Edition Of To Find A Mountain Includes Editorial Revisions.

10 thoughts on “To Find a Mountain


  1. says:

    Incredible story.This is very personal story of author s Italian grandparents Year 1944, teenage girl named Benedetta living under German occupied little town called Casalvieri Her home occupied by the German soldiers, she is co...


  2. says:

    This is a splendidly written historical novel, written in form of a first person memoir from the point of view of a teenage girl The setting is Italy in 1944 45, when Germany occupied Italy and the Americans came to throw them out The action is set near Mont Cassino The story never drags and kept my attention throughout, after which I re read the prologue, which I found very moving.An observation all references are to Germans, not Nazis I am comingto that view in writing my own nov This is a splendidly written historical novel, written in form of a first person memoir from the point of view of a teenage girl The setting is Italy in 1944 45, when Germany occupied Italy and the Americans came to throw them out The action is set near Mont Cassino The story never drag...


  3. says:

    A good book for me is one that keeps my interest and compels me to continue turning the page when I should be out mowing the lawn A great book, however, surpasses that to the point where I m sneaking a chapter or two while trying to look busy at work But, there is onetier of books that does all of this, yet still raises the bar even further These books are the ones that actually affect you Stay with you long after you ve put them up on the shelf alongside countless books you know you v A good book for me is one that keeps my interest and compels me to continue turning the page when I should be out mowing the lawn A great book, however, surpasses that to the point where I m sneaking a chapter or two while trying to look busy at work But, there is onetier of books that does all of this, yet still raises the bar even further These books are the ones that actually affect you ...


  4. says:

    I cannot understand why this book gets so many 5 star reviews It was so cliched and trite, it could have been an animated Disney movie about an Italian heroine during WWII All it was missing was the musical numbers The romance between the two main characters was poorly developed and difficult to believe, as was the other romance thrown in at the end of the novel It was a short book, thankfully, and I listened to the whole boring narration, counting down to the ...


  5. says:

    Gripping, easy read and it burns somehow.I read oh scratch that inhaled To Find a Mountain in just two days during my trip in Japan On trains, subway, cafes, hotel rooms, spa and at night, staying up late to finish this war story of remembrance by Dani A At first, I believed that Benedetta, the female protagonist, was also the author based on some review that it was a true story but then I realized that the author is a male Dan Ames and even tweeted with him Okay back to the boo Gripping, easy read and it burns somehow.I read oh scratch that inhaled To Find a Mountain in just two days during my trip in Japan On trains, subway, cafes, hotel rooms, spa and at night, staying up late to finish this war story of remembrance by Dani A At first, I believed that Benedetta, the female protagonist, was also the author based on some review that it was a true story but then I realized that the author is a male Dan Ames and even tweeted with him Okay back to the book I Loved It.I couldn t decide what book to pick up next and started several best selling books recommended by friends, and I d downloaded just a sample of this book and it pulled me in I even started Star Dust by Neil Gaiman and still felt pulled to finish To Find a Mountain I just love it when books PULL me in and when stories tug at your heart strings, and call you to pay attention It is the sign of a brilliant writer.This book is easy to read, and while I love my Tolstoy and Tokien and George RR Ma...


  6. says:

    As I sit down and type this review, I struggle to find something to say, to make this a real review I just want to scream, I loved this book from the top ofwell, a mountain a mountain that I can reach the top of without using one of those horrid sky boxes and that has a real bathroom.I loved it I am so glad I finally picked up a five star read The writing is solid The setting is realistic, the characters real and likable, as well as relatable The romance is fast, but considering th As I sit down and type this review, I struggle to find something to say, to make this a real review I just want to scream, I loved this book from the top ofwell, a mountain a mountain that I can reach the top of without using one of those horrid sky boxes and that has a real bathroom.I loved it I am so glad I finally picked up a ...


  7. says:

    The story begins in 2011 Benedetta, an Italian, is now living in Florida Through her life she has known great joy, but also great tragedy Benedetta has just buried her husband of fifty one years She begins to reminisce on her life many years earlier 1943 when the Second World War came to Casalveri, a small village in Italy The Germans arrived one fall morning and took control of Casalveri without a single shot being fired The Germans would be taking over small villages along an East a The story begins in 2011 Benedetta, an Italian, is now living in Florida Through her life she has known great joy, but also great tragedy Benedetta has just buried her husband of fifty one years She begins to reminisce on her life many years earlier 1943 when the Second World War came to Casalveri, a small village in Italy The Germans arrived one fall morning and took control of Casalveri without a single shot being fired The Germans would be taking over small villages along an East and West line across Italy And the story ...


  8. says:

    The story is set in WWII Italy during the WWII in a small town on the slopes of Monte Casino A young girl named Benedtta lives with her father and youngrr brother and sister The Germans march into town, her father is sent to help at the front and Benedetta is forced to accept German officers into the home and cook and clean for them.It s a story of endurance in the face of a...


  9. says:

    I enjoyed the history in this novel, and came to care for the main character and her family I felt these characters could have been developedThe ending seemed rushed, though parts were good, while other plot lines seemed to come out of nowher...


  10. says:

    Wow, what a story and its based on true events It had me in tears a couple of times Dani does a wonderful job of pulling you in to the story and you don t want to put the book down once you get there I...

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