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Meet Marie Ohanesian Nardin 

April 27, 2018

About the Author

Marie Ohanesian Nardin was born in Los Angeles, California. A former banker, she has worked for various news outlets and travel magazines in both the United States and Italy. Beneath the Lion’s Wings is her debut novel. Currently, Ohanesian Nardin lives in the Venetian countryside with her husband, their two daughters, and their Labrador.


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Beneath The Lion's Wings – a novel

“The next best thing to sipping a Bellini on a sunny balcony overlooking the Grand Canal. Pure delight.” – Dianne Hales

Escape to Venice with Marie Ohanesian Nardin at Via Umbria. Marie will be joining us for a reading & Q&A from her best selling novel, Beneath the Lion's Wings. Enjoy dinner with Marie at our Dinner at the Chef's table where she will be on hand to tell us more about her new novel and inspire us with tales of her literary career and life in the Venetian countryside. This promises to be an evening of new friends, captivating stories and great food!

“Venice—impossibly beautiful, mysterious, demanding—is a third character in the novel. A delicately nuanced love story.” – Elizabeth Jennings,


Food Stories with Marie Ohanesian Nardin


Beneath the Lion's Wings

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