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My brilliant friend : childhood, adolescence

Elena Ferrante (author), Ann Goldstein (translator)

My brilliant friend : childhood, adolescence

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Title
My brilliant friend : childhood, adolescence
Author
Elena Ferrante
Translator
Ann Goldstein
Language
English
Original language
Italian
Original title
L'amica geniale : infanzia, adolescenza
Publisher
New York: Europa Editions, 2015
331 p.
ISBN
9781609450786 (paperback)

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About Elena Ferrante

Elena Ferrante (Italian pronunciation: [ˌɛːlena ferˈrante]) is a pseudonymous Italian novelist. Ferrante's books, originally published in Italian, have been translated into many languages. Her four-book series of Neapolitan Novels are her most widely known works.

Time magazine called Ferrante one of the 100 most influential people in 2016.

Writing

Elena Ferrante is the name used by the author of many novels, including the four-volume work titled the Neapolitan Novels. The Neapolitan Novels tell the life story of two perceptive and intelligent girls, born in Naples in 1944, who try to create lives for themselves within a violent and stultifying culture. The series consists of My Brilliant Friend (2012), The Story of a New Name (2013), Those Who Leave And Those Who Stay (2014), and Read more on Wikipedia