For eight years, the Fascist politician Alfredo Obizzi has kept quiet about his affair with Susanna Martellino, the matriarch of the Martellino vineyard. Now in 1938 Italy, Obizzi uses his growing political power to seek revenge on his past enemies, and Susanna and the vineyard’s spiritual sage, Isabella, are at the top of his list. Will faith and forgiveness be enough to lead the vineyard and its inhabitants through the bloodshed and heartbreak of World War II and Obizzi’s vengeance?
Meanwhile, the vineyard’s next generation, DeAngelo and Lily, have been best friends since they were born. But now — is it more? The star-crossed lovers must push through war, distance and outside forces to find out.
Above the Walls is an incredible sequel to The Walls of Lucca that is unlike anything I have read before. Above the Walls was a delight to read and an incredibly memorable one that I will struggle to forget for a long time thanks to the compelling story and extraordinary characters. The story is poignant as well as entertaining while at other times it is eye-opening, and throughout it, you will undoubtedly feel a host of different emotions that will make you think about your own life and your own journey. This is thanks to the poignant journey as well as the impeccably well-developed story courtesy of the excellent author Steve Physioc who transfixes his readers from start to finish.
Above the Walls is a remarkable author and a genius; he is a genius because he has expertly weaved numerous themes throughout his book Above the Walls, in a flawless way in which all subjects blend perfectly together. Above the Walls is an incredible book that has shocked and amazed me; the gripping nature of this novel combined with themes of finding yourself make Above the Walls not only a stellar story but also a poignant one which should be read by everybody. If you do choose to read this book, then you will not be disappointed because it is an exciting, compelling and entertaining book that should not be missed!
Above the Walls is an exciting sequel to The Walls of Lucca and will take the reader to 1938. The reader will be introduced to the fascist politician, Alfredo Obizzi and in the year 1938, the reader will witness his growing political power and his need to seek revenge on his past enemies. The reader will not only be introduced to Obizzi but also many other characters including Susanna and Isabella and the reader will follow them all on their journey, and this book lovers is the premise of the sensational Above the Walls!
The story of Above the Walls is quite simply sensational as well as captivating. Above the Walls is a book that deals with many poignant themes as well as uplifting themes and all of these topics are weaved perfectly together, and the outcome is a beautiful piece of literature that will stay prominent in readers minds for many weeks upon completion. To write, I am astounded by Above the Walls is an understatement, this captivating book captured me and held me prisoner until the very end. Its brilliantly clever, imaginative, original story is one that enthralled me from beginning to end, and this is thanks to the incredible author Steve Physioc who has managed to flawlessly write an astonishing novel that will keep you guessing until the very end.
Most novels these days, in my opinion, are lackluster and predictable, and so my faith can dwindle from time to time. Above the Walls, however, has restored my faith in this genre as this one is incredible! The story, combined with Physioc’s flawless writing which feels as if it is spiked with adrenaline make Above the Walls a stellar read and one that should not be missed.
Steve Physioc’s prose engrossed me very quickly thanks to the poignant themes he explores as well as the gripping narrative of the protagonist but what also gripped me was his sensitivity to subjects explored. The sensitivity and passion in Physioc’s words were admirable and kept me turning the pages quickly as I desperately wanted to read more of his exceptional prose.
As I am madly in love with Above the Walls and think it is a unique novel with a brilliant plot, I have no choice but to award it a dazzling five stars because it deserves this! Above the Walls indeed is a captivating book, and so I hope you lovely readers take my advice when I write that you should read this excellent book, you will not regret it!
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