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Nick Cristano, an Italian-American, works in New York near both sets of grandparents who live in Hoboken, New Jersey. He has been offered an excellent job on the West Coast and tells them he is going to have to move away. In order to try to keep him close to home, the grand parents invite a girl to meet him at dinner, hoping to play cupid. They are partially successful; Nicke likes the girl. Unfortunately she doesn't care for the way he treats his gandparents. Nick gets so over excited he seems to have a minor heart attack.
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Plot & Themes

Tone of book?    -   humorous Time/era of story    -   1980's-1999 Romance/Romance Problems    -   Yes Kind of romance:    -   matchmaking Family, struggle with    -   Yes Struggle with:    -   Grandpa Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book

Main Character

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   business executive Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   3 () United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Northeast

Writing Style

Amount of dialog    -   mostly dialog

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