About the Book
Lugano Holiday is based on the real-life experiences of the author, Virginia C. Taylor. The story unravels as the protagonist travels throughout Switzerland, and makes observations about the country, which although is approximately the size of Maine, has a population of 3-4 million people. The novel uncovers, among other things, that there is more to Switzerland than cheese and chocolate!
About the Author
Virginia C. Taylor is the mother of six children and nine grandchildren. She was born in Springfield, Massachusettes, and has since lived in Massachusettes, Georgia and Maine. She left Maine after the death of her husband in 1989 and now resides in New Hampshire. Mrs. Taylor was a member of the State of Maine Writer's Conferences for 27 years, where she won many writing contests and conducted classes in creative writing. Although she could not afford to go to college in her youth, she has always encouraged her children to attend college, and is proud of them for having done so.