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Italian novels 2016 to 2019

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Alberto Vigevani: A short walk. narrative

Friedenauer Presse, Berlin 2021
ISBN 9783751806022, paperback, 76 pages, 16.00 EUR
Translated from the Italian by Marianne Schneider. Alberto Vigevani is looking for something in the attic of his country house when suddenly an old steamer trunk stands in front of him. Memories are already storming over him ...

Giancarlo De Cataldo: Alba Nera. novel

Folio Verlag, Vienna - Bolzano 2021
ISBN 9783852568287, hardcover, 256 pages, 22.00 EUR
Translated from the Italian by Karin Fleischanderl. Inspector Alba is chasing a monster who always seems to be one step ahead of her. In a run-down villa on Via Nettunense, south of ...

Grazia Deledda: reeds in the wind. novel

Manesse Verlag, Zurich 2021
ISBN 9783717525240, hardcover, 448 pages, 25.00 EUR
From the Italian by Bruno Goetz. In the art of conjuring up moods with just a few words, Grazia Deledda is unmatched to this day. On the secluded island of the pomegranate trees and the wild ...

The big pieces. Alcestis, Bakchen, Elektra, Orestes, transferring Raoul scrap

dtv, Munich 2021
ISBN 9783423282314, hardcover, 408 pages, 30.00 EUR
Transferred from Raoul scrap. With an afterword by Oliver Lubrich. Love and passion, murder and treachery, doubt and responsibility - Euripides' tragedies are the foundation of world literature and of ...

Domenico Starnone: With confidence. novel

Klaus Wagenbach Verlag, Berlin 2021
ISBN 9783803113573, hardcover, 168 pages, 20.00 EUR
Translated from the Italian by Martin Hallmannsecker. After an argument, Pietro and Teresa confide their worst, ever-hidden secrets to each other. That should make the two inseparable ...

Valeria Parrella: I can't make any promises. novel

Carl Hanser Verlag, Munich 2021
ISBN 9783446269194, hardcover, 144 pages, 19.00 EUR
Translated from the Italian by Verena von Koskull. Elisabetta works as a teacher in the youth prison in Naples. When her husband dies, she throws herself into work. In the morning she crosses the city, leaves ...

Roberto Camurri: his mother's name. novel

Antje Kunstmann Verlag, Munich 2021
ISBN 9783956144325, hardcover, 192 pages, 20.00 EUR
Translated from the Italian by Maja Pflug. Pietro grew up with his father in Fabbrico, a provincial nest in the northern Italian plain. In the midst of fields, hills and unfinished new buildings ...

Claudia Durastanti: The Stranger. novel

Zsolnay Verlag, Vienna 2021
ISBN 9783552072008, hardcover, 304 pages, 24.00 EUR
Translated from the Italian by Annette Kopetzki. Claudia Durastanti tells a very special family story in her novel. It's her own. Both parents are deaf. In the sixties ...

Marco Missiroli: Loyalty. novel

Klaus Wagenbach Verlag, Berlin 2021
ISBN 9783803133304, hardcover, 256 pages, 23.00 EUR
Translated from the Italian by Esther Hansen. Is it all just a misunderstanding? Carlo, a lecturer in literary writing, was seen in the university toilet with the student Sofia. You be ...

Nanni Balestrini: The publisher

Association A Verlag, Berlin - Hamburg 2020
ISBN 9783862414802, paperback, 152 pages, 18.00 EUR
Translated from the Italian by Christel Fröhlich and Andreas Löhrer. One morning in the spring of 1972, the body of a man was found under a power pole near Milan.

Leonardo Sciascia: Once in Sicily

Klaus Wagenbach Verlag, Berlin 2020
ISBN 9783803113603, hardcover, 144 pages, 18.00 EUR
Translated from the Italian by Sigrid Vagt. This world is archaic, beautiful and yet confusing. Even the glaring light of the south can hardly penetrate the dark entanglements. His whole life…

Marcello Fois: Farewell. Detective novel

Polar Verlag e.K., Stuttgart 2020
ISBN 9783945133972, paperback, 425 pages, 14.00 EUR
From the Italian by Monika Lustig. When Commissioner Striggio comes across the case of little Michele, who has disappeared without a trace from his parents' car at a rest stop, he goes through a private ...