Sunday, October 26, 2014

Women of Sicily

In response to popular demand for a place to purchase the book in Sicily, Jackie Alio's Women of Sicily is now on sale here. It can be purchased from Libreria del Corso in central Palermo.

This title will be on sale via the internet from Amazon and other vendors in early March 2015. It can be pre-ordered.

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Sicilian Genealogy and Heraldry

The first, much-awaited book dedicated to Sicilian family history research is now available from Amazon and other vendors. First released in Europe in 2013, it established a new Dewey catalogue category in the British Library.

Sicilian Genealogy and Heraldry is a complete guide for the serious researcher and a great general overview for anybody tracing their roots in Sicily.

It is equally useful if you're simply exploring the concept of a Sicilian identity.

A number of copies have been sold online. Order yours soon as the first American print run was only a few thousand books - but the publisher has informed us that there will be another printing in January.

This volume is worth its weight in gold. (Read more)