Michael DiSchiavi’s new book “Nellie and Mrs. W” is a riveting work of historical fiction
imagining the life of the personal cook for a twentieth century literary genius.
Recent release “Nellie and Mrs. W” from Page Publishing author Michael DiSchiavi is a
captivating novel depicting the years of eventful service in the home of Virginia Woolf from the fictionalized perspective of the brilliant writer’s household cook and confidant in the early twentieth century.
Michael DiSchiavi, an educator-turned-entrepreneur who was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, where he still resides, has completed his book “Nellie and Mrs. W”: an evocative story about class, genius, tension, and friendship between two vastly different women. “Nellie and Mrs. W” recounts the fictionalized life and struggles of household cook Nellie Boxall as she struggles to find her way and preserve her identity in the household of one of the greatest literary geniuses of the twentieth century, Virginia Woolf. This is a story of relationships and the messy overlap that occurs between women who live and exist under the same roof.
Published by New York City-based Page Publishing, Michael DiSchiavi’s book is a finely
drawn portrait of the amity and the clashes between a brilliant writer and her strong-willed cook.
Readers who wish to experience this engrossing work can purchase “Nellie and Mrs. W” at bookstores everywhere, or online at the Apple iTunes store, Amazon, Google Play, or
Barnes and Noble.
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