The following is an excerpt from the September issue of The Hellenic Journal’s coverage of The Classic Grill – A Tale of Greek Gods and Immigrant Heroes Nancy Econome’s Diligent Historical Research Process By Giuliana Harris Greek-American Author Nancy Econome left no stone unturned when conducting historical research for her debut novel The […]
‘The Classic Grill’ captures the immigrant experience in Vallejo NEW BOOKS – Aug 12, 2020 Nancy Econome of Northern California published her debut novel, “The Classic Grill – A Tale of Greek Gods and Immigrant Heroes,” in June. This story portrays a Greek-American family’s struggles in Vallejo in 1942. The novel examines the themes of […]
Santa Rosa author revisits local cafe history in novel ’Classic Grill’ DAN TAYLOR THE PRESS DEMOCRAT July 30, 2020, 6:12AM In some families, elders tell their grandchildren fairy tales or share children’s classics, but Nancy Econome and her little sister grew up on stories about the restaurant business. During the first half of the 20th […]
First-time novelist relishes Greek roots – Georgia Street eatery remembered By Richard Freedman | firstname.lastname@example.org | Vallejo Times Herald PUBLISHED: July 20, 2020 at 1:08 p.m. | UPDATED: July 21, 2020 at 10:36 a.m. Seven days a week for 13 years, Nancy Econome’s grandparents worked their Classic Grill in downtown Vallejo from 4:30 in the […]
The Classic Grill – A Tale of Greek Gods and Immigrant Heroes received Honorable Mention at the 15th Annual Maurice Prize in Fiction 2020. I’m thrilled to receive this honor!