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Adriana Trigiani grew up in Big Stone Gap, Virginia and graduated from Saint Mary's College in South Bend, Indiana. After graduation, she moved to New York City and founded the all-female comedy troupe The Outcasts, which performed on the cabaret circuit for seven years. She was a writer/producer on The Cosby Show and A Different World and executive producer/head writer for City Kids for Jim Henson Productions. In 1996, she wrote and directed the documentary film Queens of the Big Time, which won the Audience Award at the Hamptons Film Festival. Her debut novel, Big Stone Gap, was published in 2001. Her young adult and adult novels include Big Cherry Holler, Milk Glass Moon, Home to Big Stone Gap, The Queen of the Big Time, Rococo, Encore Valentine, Viola in Reel Life, The Supreme Macaroni Company, The Shoemaker's Wife, and All the Stars in the Heavens. She wrote the film adaptation for her novels Big Stone Gap, Very Valentine, and Lucia, Lucia. She also wrote a cookbook entitled Cooking with My Sisters and a non-fiction book entitled Don't Sing at the Table: Life Lessons from My Grandmothers. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Big Stone Gap 2,602 copies, 88 reviews
The Shoemaker's Wife 1,697 copies, 109 reviews
Lucia, Lucia 1,447 copies, 35 reviews
Big Cherry Holler 1,376 copies, 24 reviews
Very Valentine 1,152 copies, 106 reviews
Milk Glass Moon 1,146 copies, 17 reviews
The Queen of the Big Time 934 copies, 25 reviews
Home to Big Stone Gap 910 copies, 21 reviews
Brava, Valentine 759 copies, 59 reviews
Rococo 664 copies, 16 reviews
The Supreme Macaroni Company 464 copies, 37 reviews
All the Stars in the Heavens 420 copies, 26 reviews
Viola in Reel Life 391 copies, 23 reviews
Kiss Carlo: A Novel 243 copies, 17 reviews
The Good Left Undone 189 copies, 12 reviews
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