The Four Corners of Palermo: A Novel

deGiuseppe Di PiazzaTraduit parAntony Shugaar

21 octobre 2014|
The Four Corners of Palermo: A Novel de Giuseppe Di Piazza


A noir and sensual page-turner that cracks open the Mafia’s secret world through the stories of four lives

Palermo in the 1980s is a perfect place for a young crime reporter to get his start. The Sicilian Mafia is at work, threatening, wounding, and killing anyone who dares to defy their orders. Our protagonist is himself no angel, hardly compassionate, a bit macho and egocentric, but candid in his recounting of what has unfolded in front of his eyes both on the job and in his private life.

Di Piazza, who is also a Sicilian journalist, tells his stories as if he were reporting actual events. His description of the tense bravado of a youth growing up in the midst of Mafia terror is strikingly acute.

Titre :The Four Corners of Palermo: A Novel
Format :livre numérique Kobo
Publié le :21 octobre 2014
Publié par :Other Press
Langue :anglais
Convient aux âges :Tous les âges
ISBN - 13 :9781590516669

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