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Author: Rosanna Micelotta Battigelli

Rosanna Micelotta Battigelli was born in Calabria, Italy, and immigrated to Canada with her family at three years of age. She is a professional member of the Writers' Union of Canada, the Canadian Authors Association, the Association of Italian-Canadian Writers, Toronto Romance Writers and CANSCAIP. An alumna of the Humber School for Writers, Rosanna has been published in nineteen anthologies and journals. She has read at conferences and literary events in Sudbury, Parry Sound, Toronto, Sault Ste. Marie, Manitoulin Island, Winnipeg, Montreal, Vancouver, New York City, and Italy. Rosanna's novel LA BRIGANTESSA (Inanna Publications, 2018) was awarded Gold for Historical Fiction in the 2019 Independent Publisher Book Awards and she received her gold medal at the IPPY Awards in New York City in May 2019. LA BRIGANTESSA was a finalist for the 2019 Canadian Authors Association Fred Kerner Book Award and the Northern Lit Award. It won a 2019 International Book Award for Best Cover Design, and The Miramichi Reader's "The Very Best!" Book Award in 2019 for Best Cover Art (designed by Val Fullard). Rosanna has been a guest author at book club meetings, literary events, and reading series. Along with writing historical fiction, short fiction, and creative non-fiction, she has had five romance novels published with Harlequin and two children's books published with Pajama Press. Pigeon Soup & Other Stories was released by Inanna in June 2021.

La Brigantessa
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La Brigantessa

Inanna Publications

Fiction. Italian Studies. IPPY Award Gold Medalist for Historical Fiction. Award-Winner in the Best Cover Design: Fiction category of the 2019 International Book Awards. LA BRIGANTESSA is based on true events in the aftermath of Italy's 1861 Unifica...

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Pigeon Soup and Other Stories
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Pigeon Soup and Other Stories

Inanna Publications

Finalist for the 2022 International Book Awards and the 2021 American Book Fest Book Award in Fiction, Short Stories The characters in PIGEON SOUP AND OTHER STORIES are navigating relationships and grappling with issues of translocation, language an...

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