Flavorwires 22 Essential Women Writers to Read in Translation: Elena Ferrante's Neapolitan Novels
Date: Aug 23 2015
Elena Ferrante’s four novels tracing one friendship between two women in Naples is causing Ferrante Fever for a reason; dense, complex, and full of high emotion and wise reflection, they are like reading in technicolor. The Story of The Lost Child arrives September 1. Other novels, like The Days of Abandonment and The Lost Daughter, put her on the map.