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My Brilliant Friend

Neapolitan Novels, Book One

Elena Ferrante

A modern masterpiece from one of Italy’s most acclaimed authors, My Brilliant Friend is a rich, intense, and generous-hearted story about two friends, Elena and Lila. Ferrante’s inimitable style lends itself perfectly to a meticulous portrait of these two women that is also the story of a nation and a touching meditation on the nature of friendship...
Publish Date
2012-09-25T00:00:00.000Z
2012-09-25T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 2011
Goodreads rating
3.97
ISBN
8601400235683
Recommendations
2
Recommendations
2018-11-21T20:11:21.000Z
I was enjoying My Brilliant Friend (the book) only mezzo mezzo until I got to the final line, which snapped me to attention and made me love it. I've never had that experience with a book before.      source
2016-09-13T01:38:56.000Z
The Neapolitan Novels by Elena Ferrente are absolutely absorbing. I'm on the 4th book. #ImWithHer      source