The Days of Abandonment

ISBN9781933372006
PublisherIPS International
PublishedSeptember 1, 2005
Pages188
AuthorElena Ferrante
FormatPAPERBACK
Weight0.3 Kg.
Height8.2 in.
Width5.3 in.
Depth0.6 in.

The Days of Abandonment

Elena Ferrante

PAPERBACK

September 1, 2005

A national bestseller for almost an entire year, The Days of Abandonment shocked and captivated its Italian public when first published. It is the gripping story of a woman's descent into devastating emptiness after being abandoned by her husband with two young children to care for. When she finds herself literally trapped within the four walls of their high-rise apartment, she is forced to confront her ghosts, the potential loss of her own identity, and the possibility that life may never return to normal.

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Elena Ferrante

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ISBN9781933372006
PublisherIPS International
PublishedSeptember 1, 2005
Pages188
AuthorElena Ferrante
FormatPAPERBACK
Weight0.3 Kg.
Height8.2 in.
Width5.3 in.
Depth0.6 in.

Synopsis

A national bestseller for almost an entire year, The Days of Abandonment shocked and captivated its Italian public when first published. It is the gripping story of a woman's descent into devastating emptiness after being abandoned by her husband with two young children to care for. When she finds herself literally trapped within the four walls of their high-rise apartment, she is forced to confront her ghosts, the potential loss of her own identity, and the possibility that life may never return to normal.

Buy The Days of Abandonment by Elena Ferrante at Fully Booked online and at Fully Booked branches in the Philippines.

Editorial Reviews

"A masterpiece...The magic of Days of Abandonment remains the fierce intelligence of its narrator."

– Philadelphia Inquirer

"The writer is immensely self-aware and her frankness is stunning."

– New York Times

"Ferrante's novels are tactile and sensual, visceral and dizzying."

– The Guardian