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The Resource The story of a new name, Youth, Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein

The story of a new name, Youth, Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein

Label
The story of a new name, Youth
Title
The story of a new name
Title part
Youth
Statement of responsibility
Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein
Title variation
Youth
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
Overview: The second book, following last year's My Brilliant Friend, featuring the two friends Lila and Elena. The two protagonists are now in their twenties. Marriage appears to have imprisoned Lila. Meanwhile, Elena continues her journey of self-discovery. The two young women share a complex and evolving bond that brings them close at times, and drives them apart at others. Each vacillates between hurtful disregard and profound love for the other. With this complicated and meticulously portrayed friendship at the center of their emotional lives, the two girls mature into women, paying the cruel price that this passage exacts
Member of
Summary
In this follow-up to My Brilliant Friend, Lila is imprisoned by marriage, while Elena continues her journey of self-discovery, until their friendship, which is at the center of their emotional lives, forces them both to mature into women
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10221729
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ferrante, Elena
Dewey number
853/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ4866.E6345
LC item number
S7713 2016b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Goldstein, Ann
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Neapolitan novels
Series volume
book 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Female friendship
  • Marital conflict
  • Self-perception in women
  • Large type books
  • Naples (Italy)
  • Female friendship
  • Large type books
  • Marital conflict
  • Self-perception in women
  • Italy
Target audience
adult
Label
The story of a new name, Youth, Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21287078
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
729 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781594139949
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)948562495
Label
The story of a new name, Youth, Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21287078
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
729 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781594139949
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)948562495

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