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He survived tragically – dying a lifelong death – whereas Turi Giuliano lived even beyond his last breath; the final reward of the mythical hero, the archetypal conqueror of death who lives the life that every common citizen of every common country would choose for their children. Endless driving to other places to meet more people and talk, talk, talk.

This book is betterbut sl famous than “The God Father”; because of less Americanized heroic suitableness.

The Sicilian

The pace of the novel that remains the same throughout the plot,the typical phrases that makes you read it over and over again,the pride of those fearless men in killing xiciliano running for life,the glory with they maril death and more than anything else, when you are about to think the book has already been worth read ing before the climax,the climax happens to be the actual thing why you should read the book May be because Godfather was one of the first few books I read ,I like the ‘Sicillian’ more than I do the former.

It is very gripping to read. Other books in the series. Mass Market Paperback Verified Purchase.

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How can what is essentially an action story be so slow? Unfortunately, listening to this on audiobook was rather like watching the first Japanese version of 47 Ronin.


Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: The Best Books of I had no idea that it was based on fact until after I’d finished it and then I was even more fascinated!

The plot of the book lacked the enigma which its prequel had. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Due to his poor eyesight, the military did not let him undertake combat duties but made him a public relations officer stationed in Germany.

Im so happy to finally find this book! Very small edition, not as expected. Puzo is truly a Crime Mastermind!!! Looking for beautiful books? Book ratings by Goodreads. In his fight “to make Sicilians free people,” the young folk hero, based on the real-life Giuliano of the ‘s, has made both the police and the Mafia his enemies.

I imagine Puzo wrestling with this idea and experimenting with it.

Though Puzo will be remembered for The Godfather a novel he himself regarded as ‘pulpy’The Sicilian bears testament that his other novels demand just as strong an interest. Neither have I read kario stories in crime-genre to compare it against others of its kind.

Michael Corleone would have lived if he hadn’t needed to survive. SicilyItaly. And since this is a story, after all, and so entertaining, it can be easily accepted.

So many awesome deaths!!!! But he is ordered to bring with him the young Sicilian bandit, Salvatore Guiliano, who is the unofficial ruler of northwestern Sicily. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.

Please try again later. I wanted this character to be Michael Corleone. By using our website skciliano agree to our use of cookies. The book tells the story of a young Sicilian outlaw-hero named Salvatore Guiliano – who is a Robin Hood like figure who climbs to the ;uzo of Sicilian criminal hierarchy – and loosely intertwines his tale based on some ‘The Sicilian’ was the book that introduced me to the writings of Mario Puzo and it is an absolute page-turner.


Guilliano is very inspirational, and joins the list of rebel-heroes. He deals with his enemies swiftly, and with prisoners justly.

The Sicilian by Mario Puzo

Puzo with his indimidating style and vocabulary takes you in to a different world where living by your heart is more important than living by the law. His path to rebellion started when Reading Mario Puzo is a new experience for me, and this is only my second to truly compare it against his own. After years of hating the story because of my dad watching the films repeatedly, I have developed a bit of a passion for this series.

So I was interested in this book, which is kinda-sorta sicipiano “prequel” though not really, as it takes place in a manner of speaking after Michael Corleone goes into exile in Sicily.

A must read, spell boundingtaste better with tea and winter.

El Siciliano

After Mario Puzo wrote his internationally acclaimed The Godfather, he has often been imitated but never equaled. A realistic re-imagining of a tragic figure of a romantic past. His path to rebellion started when he was shot by the local police for the smuggling of cheese.

Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. A worthy followup to the legendary ‘Godfather’.