In a small Italian village in Italy lived a royal family, King and Queen Primavera, Prince Orzo, and Princess Penne. When Princess Penne grew tired of her royal toys, she discovered a little magic beneath her pasta bowl. Join this royal Italian family on a magical adventure that will last a lifetime.
What People Say
Magic Pasta is a fun story to read and listen to. The author turns a dinner into a magical kingdom which brings back fond memories of great family pasta dinners. – Carrie Menas owner of Colasessanos Pizza Fairmont, WV
This story left me with a smile because I realized there is a little bit of Princess Penne in all of us. At times we get lonely looking for a friend and “Poof” there’s that friend as close as our pasta bowl. — Marisa Minard – Minards Spaghetti Inn, family-owned in Clarksburg, W.V.
Magic Pasta is a charming little story with equal parts pathos and Parmesan. — Andrew Cotto, award-winning author and editor-in-chief of Appetito Magazine
Princess Penne and her bowl of magic pasta are sure to fill up the imagination of any tiny pasta eater. This book is a perfect addition to your child’s collection. – Nick DeMedici, Nonna Carlo Italian Deli and Imports
This Italo-Centric story progresses in a rapid yet thoughtful process. Children can identify with Princess Penne as she seeks and considers several angles before deciding on the most beneficial solution for her situation. —Catena Spiritosanta, OSDIA National Trustee for PA.