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By Tonino Benacquista

ISBN-10: 0143123858

ISBN-13: 9780143123859

Imagine The Sopranos transplanted to the French countryside….
 

This thrillingly comedian, the world over bestselling Mafia farce is the muse for the main movie The relations starring Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer, and Tommy Lee Jones, and produced by way of Martin Scorsese.

The Blakes are rookies to a small city in Normandy. Fred is a historian gaining knowledge of the Allied landings, Maggie enjoys charity paintings, and their young ones are watching for assembly different kids on the neighborhood lycée. Or so it seems.

in truth, Fred is admittedly Giovanni Manzoni, an ex-goodfella grew to become stool pigeon who’s been relocated from New Jersey to France through the FBI’s witness defense application. He’s obtained a two-million-dollar bounty on his head, yet he and his family members can’t aid attracting recognition (imagine the Sopranos in Normandy). And whilst imprisoned mobster Don Mimino will get wind in their situation, it’s Mafia mayhem à l. a. Josh Bazell’s Beat the Reaper, or like The Godfather as if written through Carl Hiaasen. simply because if you can take the fellow out of the Mafia, you can’t take the Mafia out of the man.

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