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The silence of the wave / Gianrico Carofiglio ; translated by Howard Curtis.

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780847841257 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0847841251 (hardcover)
  • Description: 294 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Rizzoli ex Libris, 2013.

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
  • 0 of 0 copies available at Gloucester.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Peabody Main Adult Fiction Fiction/ Carofiglio (Text to Phone) Available -
Salem Adult Fiction FIC/ CAROFIGLIO (Text to Phone) Available -
Swampscott Harris Room Fic-m Carofiglio (Text to Phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Summary: An under-cover Roman policeman ravaged by guilt meets a woman on the run from her past. Every Monday and Thursday, Roberto MarĂ­as crosses Rome on foot for his appointment with his psychiatrist. There he sits in silence, flooded by memories of a past that has left him devastated. A chance meeting with a woman named Emma, also ravaged by a profound guilt, begin to painfully revive him.
Language Note: Translated from the Italian.
Subject: Counseling > Fiction.
Guilt > Fiction.
Rome (Italy) > Fiction.
Genre: Fiction.
Curtis, Howard, 1949- (translator.).


Carofiglio, Gianrico. "The silence of the wave." New York, NY : Rizzoli ex Libris, 2013.

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