Radio Interview w/Frankie Boyer



Frankie Boyer interviews Best Selling Travel Author Patty Civalleri
Thurs Aug 31 8:45am pst

Radio Interview w/ Rick Lowe



Rick Lowe interviews Best Selling Travel Author Patty Civalleri
Tues Aug 29th 1:15pm

An Evening in Tuscany Book Signing

LONG BEACH, Ca – Sunday May 7 — “An Evening in Tuscany”

Joe Picarelli, owner of Picarelli’s Cucina Italiana and local Long Beach author Patty Civalleri to provide an evening of entertaining stories, wonderful Italian wine and excellent Italian food. Picarelli’s ‘Piazza-style’ restaurant provides a perfect backdrop to hear the fun stories of the greats like Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Machiavelli, Raphael, and Galileo. Afterward, stay and enjoy a fine Italian dinner with your neighbors.

When: Sunday May 7 at 4:30pm
Where: Picarelli’s Cucina Italiana
6204 E Pacific Coast Hwy, Long Beach, CA 90803 


Tuscan Wine Tasting & Book Signing

MANHATTAN BEACH, Ca – Thursday May 11 — “An Evening in Tuscany”

Lisa Hemmat, owner of Lido di Manhattan Ristorante teams up with author Patty Civalleri to provide an evening of fine wine, great food, and the fun stories of the Giants that exploded out of Florence, the Capital of Tuscany. 

When: Thurs May 11 at 6:00pm
Lido di Manhattan Ristorante
1550 Rosecrans Ave, Manhattan Beach



Monday, March 6 — “Florence: Skull Worship, Slavery, and the Breaking of Michelangelo’s Nose”

Author Patty Civalleri celebrates the launch of her new book “Florence: A Traveler’s Guide to its Gems & Giants” by taking you on a story-tour of the most historically charged sites in Florence, Italy.

Where: Distant Lands Travel & Book Store
20 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena, CA 91105

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Susan: “I have heard most of those stories before, so I sometimes tune out. But you were so entertaining and captivating that I stayed engaged throughout your whole presentation. And so did everyone else. Not one person left the room.”

Michelle: “I love love love your approach with this book! What you have done here is SO NEEDED, but people won’t know it until they see it in front of them.”

Donna: “I bought Rick Steve’s book, but I bought yours too. I need his book, but I WANT your style of deeper information.”

Casey: “This was the most Hopping book signing that we’ve had at this store since I started working here!”

Don’t forget: If you were unable to attend the party, you can still buy the book here on