Whether you’re traveling to exotic locales this summer or in the mood for some deck-chair travel, you can find the perfect novel with which to while away the long summer days below.
"A tragicomic parable of justice".
"A stew of facts and fiction to perfection".
—Mountains and Plains Independent Booksellers Association
"A gentle, humorous novel."
—Sam Sacks, The Wall Street Journal
"Adeptly details brutality and betrayal as well as creativity and the uncertainties of censorship..."
—Publishers Weekly (Starred Review)
"Ties is...the leanest, most understated and emotionally powerful novel by Domenico Starnone."
—New York Times Book Review
"An immense, good-natured, self-indulgent tale."
"It is a novel of Rome, meaning that the city itself, in all its history, glory, and despair, is skillfully sewn into the fiber of the tale."