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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

2 current holds with 8 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Fiction FICTION/ Ferrante (Text to phone) Checked out 10/22/2014
Beverly Main NEW Fiction/ Ferrante (Text to phone) Checked out 10/10/2014
Lynnfield Adult Fiction Fiction / Ferrante, E. (Text to phone) Available -
Northern Essex - Haverhill Campus New Books PQ4866.E6345 S7613 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Saugus Adult Fiction FIC Ferrante (Text to phone) Available -
Swampscott Raymond Room Fic Ferrante (Text to phone) Checked out 10/06/2014
Wakefield Adult Fiction (Lower Level) FICTION Ferrante, E. (Text to phone) On holds shelf -
Winthrop Adult Fiction Fic/Ferrante, E. (Text to phone) Checked out 10/07/2014

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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