My Brilliant Friend
translated by Ann Goldstein
The story of Elena and Lila begins in the 1950s in a poor neighbourhood on the outskirts of Naples. Growing up on these tough streets the two girls learn to rely on each other ahead of anyone else, as their friendship, becomes a not always perfect shelter from hardship. Through the lives of Elena and Lila, we see a country undergoing momentous change.
Paperback: 331 Pages
Product Dimensions: 129 x 198 mm
Published by Europa Editions