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The Resource My brilliant friend, Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein

My brilliant friend, Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein

Label
My brilliant friend
Title
My brilliant friend
Statement of responsibility
Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
The story begins in the 1950s, in a poor but vibrant neighbourhood on the outskirts of Naples. Growing up on these tough streets the two girls learn to rely on each other ahead of anyone or anything else. As they grow, as their paths repeatedly diverge and converge, Elena and Lila remain best friends whose respective destinies are reflected and refracted in the other. They are likewise the embodiments of a nation undergoing momentous change. 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 protagonists, the unforgettable Elena and Lila
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ferrante, Elena
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Italian
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Neapolitan
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Female friendship
  • Best friends
  • Italian fiction
  • Italian fiction
  • Naples (Italy)
  • Italy
Target audience
adult
Label
My brilliant friend, Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Now a major international TV series" --Front cover
  • TV tie-in
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
331 pages
Isbn
9781925773750
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
My brilliant friend, Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Now a major international TV series" --Front cover
  • TV tie-in
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
331 pages
Isbn
9781925773750
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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