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My Brilliant Friend

Childhood, Adolescence

by Elena Ferrante

Paperback, 331 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $17 |


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Elena and Lila grow up in mid-century Naples, Italy, mirroring two different aspects of their nation.

Awards and Recognition

34 weeks on NPR Paperback Fiction Bestseller List