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Story of a new name / Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein.

Ferrante, Elena, (Author).

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9781609451349 (pbk)
  • ISBN: 1609451341 (pbk)
  • Description: 471 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Europa Editions, 2013

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Current holds

4 current holds with 14 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Fiction FICTION/ Ferrante (Text to phone) In transit -
Beverly Main NEW Fiction/ Ferrante (Text to phone) Checked out 03/23/2015
Lynnfield Adult Fiction Fiction / Ferrante, E. (Text to phone) On holds shelf -
Marblehead Adult New Fiction NEW FICTION FERRANTE, ELENA 2013 (Text to phone) On holds shelf -
Melrose Adult Paperbacks (Main Floor) Paperback F (Text to phone) Checked out 03/30/2015
Northern Essex - Haverhill Campus New Books PQ4866.E6345 S7613 2013 (Text to phone) Checked out 03/14/2015
Reading Adult Bestseller BESTSELLER DISPLAY (Text to phone) Available -
Reading Adult Bestseller BESTSELLER DISPLAY (Text to phone) Checked out 03/15/2015
Salem Adult Fiction FIC/ FERRANTE (Text to phone) Available -
Saugus Adult Fiction FIC Ferrante (Text to phone) Available -
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Content descriptions

Summary: The second book, following last year's My Brilliant Friend, featuring the two friends Lila and Elena. The two protagonists are now in their twenties. Marriage appears to have imprisoned Lila. Meanwhile, Elena continues her journey of self-discovery. The two young women share a complex and evolving bond that brings them close at times, and drives them apart at others. Each vacillates between hurtful disregard and profound love for the other. With this complicated and meticulously portrayed friendship at the center of their emotional lives, the two girls mature into women, paying the cruel price that this passage exacts.
Subject: Female friendship > Fiction.
Naples (Italy) > Fiction.
Goldstein, Ann, 1949- translator. (Added Author).

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