RAIMONDO follows the life of Raimondo Balducci and family from 1943 to 2022. These fictional events occur in the small town of Beaverton, IL and beyond. Raimondo Balducci is the grandson of Italian immigrants and the story follows Raimondo's life from age 16 in 1943. This novel has graphic scenes, sexual scenes and has profanity throughout. It is intended for a mature audience of age 18+.
RAIMONDO is also about the spirit of deep family relationships, everlasting friendships, true love and honor. You will laugh and cry as you journey into this story of Raimondo Balducci. Follow along with the Matriarch of the Balducci family, Nonna Balducci, Grandmother of Raimondo along with Mayor Earl T. Cowalski and the love of Raimondo's life, Glorianna Grandjean.