❰EPUB❯ ✼ My Brilliant Friend Author Elena Ferrante – Heartforum.co.uk A modern masterpiece from one of Italy s most acclaimed authors, My Brilliant Friend is a rich, intense and generous hearted story about two friends, Elena and Lila Ferrante s inimitable style lends i A modern masterpiece from one of Italy s most acclaimed authors, My Brilliant Friend is a rich, intense and generous hearted story about two friends, Elena and Lila Ferrante s inimitable style lends itself perfectly to a meticulous portrait of these two women that is also the story of a nation and a touching meditation on the nature of friendship Through the lives of these two women, Ferrante tells the story of a neighbourhood, a city and a country as it is transformed in ways that, in turn, also transform the relationship between her two protagonists.
Elena Ferrante is a pseudonymous Italian novelist Ferrante is the author of a half dozen novels, including The Lost Daughter originally published as La figlia oscura, In , Europa Editions began publication of English translations of Ferrante s Neapolitan Novels, a series about two perceptive and intelligent girls from Naples who try to create lives for themselves within a violent and stultifying culture Critics have praised her for her devastating power as a novelist and for a style that is pleasingly rigorous and sharply forthright Ferrante holds that books, once they are written, have no need of their authors On th March , The Story of the Lost Child was longlisted for the Man Booker International prize, celebrating the finest in global fiction translated to English.
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- My Brilliant Friend
- Elena Ferrante
- 06 February 2017 Elena Ferrante