My Brilliant Friend

The story begins in the 1950's, in a poor but vibrant neighbourhood on the outskirts of Naples.

My Brilliant Friend

Author: Elena Ferrante

Publisher: Thorndike Press Large Print

ISBN: 9781410491169

Page: 497

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A New York Times BestsellerThe Neapolitan Novels (Book 1)A modern masterpice from one of Italy's most acclaimed authors set against the backdrop of a Naples that is as seductive as it is perilous and a world undergoing epochal change, this story of a lifelong friendship is told with unmatched honesty. Lila and Elena clash, drift apart, reconcile, and clash again, in the process revealing new facets of their friendship.With My Brillant Briend Ferrante begins the rich, intense, and generous-hearted portrait of two friends, Elena and Lila. Through their lives, she tells the story of a neighborhood, a city, and a country undergoing momentous change.

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