The Story Of A New Name (hbo Tie-in Edition): Book 2: Youth

byElena FerranteTranslated byAnn Goldstein

March 17, 2020|
The Story Of A New Name (hbo Tie-in Edition): Book 2: Youth by Elena Ferrante
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A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERA NATIONAL INDIE BESTSELLEROne of the great novelists of our time." - Roxana Robinson, the New York Times Lila has recently married and made her entree into her husband's family business. Elena, meanwhile, continues her studies and her exploration of the world beyond the Neapolitan neighborhood that she so often finds stifling. Love, jealousy, family, freedom, commitment, and above all friendship: these are signs under which both women live out this phase of their stories. Marriage appears to have imprisoned Lila, and the pressure to excel is at times too much for Elena. The two young womenshare a complex and evolving bond that is central to their emotional lives. In this "large, captivating, amiably peopled bildungsroman," (James Wood, The New Yorker ) Elena Ferrante gives readers a poignant, universal story about friendship, class, and belonging."
Elena Ferrante is the author of The Days of Abandonment (Europa, 2005), which was made into a film directed by Roberto Faenza, Troubling Love (Europa, 2006), adapted by Mario Martone, and The Lost Daughter (Europa, 2008), soon to be a film directed by Maggie Gyllenhaal. She is also the author of a Frantumaglia: A Writer's Journey (...
Title:The Story Of A New Name (hbo Tie-in Edition): Book 2: YouthFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:480 pages, 8.24 X 5.46 X 1.29 inShipping dimensions:480 pages, 8.24 X 5.46 X 1.29 inPublished:March 17, 2020Publisher:Europa EditionsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1609455533

ISBN - 13:9781609455538

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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