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The 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

Available copies

  • 4 of 32 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
  • 0 of 2 copies available at Gloucester. (Show all copies)

Current holds

7 current holds with 32 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Paperbacks PAPERBACK/Fic/ F (Text to Phone) Checked out 07/18/2016
Gloucester Adult Fiction FICTION/ Ferrante (Text to Phone) Checked out 08/23/2016
Beverly Farms Adult Fiction Fiction/ Ferrante (Text to Phone) Checked out 08/17/2016
Beverly Main Adult Fiction Fiction/ Ferrante (Text to Phone) Checked out 08/03/2016
Danvers Adult Fiction Fic / Ferrante (Text to Phone) In transit -
Everett - Parlin Memorial Adult Fiction FIC/ Ferrante (Text to Phone) Checked out 08/09/2016
Everett - Parlin Memorial New Adult Fiction FIC/ Ferrante (Text to Phone) Available -
Everett - Shute Memorial Adult Fiction PB/FIC /Ferrante (Text to Phone) Available -
Everett - Shute Memorial Adult Fiction PB/FIC /Ferrante (Text to Phone) Available -
Lynnfield Adult Fiction Fiction / Ferrante, E. (Text to Phone) On holds shelf -
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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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