Please note: We regret we cannot currently supply to countries in the European Union owing to complications with Brexit.

For exact search results, put your search term in quotation marks, like this "no et moi".

Your basket is empty

Your shopping basket is empty.

Popular fiction > Troubling love

Popular fiction Troubling love

  • By Elena Ferrante
  • Price: £10.99
  • ISBN: 9781933372167
  • Availability: Limited Stock

Buying Options

Delia's mother was due to visit her but when she didn't turn up and instead made three strange phone calls to her daughter, Delia knew something was wrong. Delia's mother, Amalia, was later found drowned in the sea not far from a holiday destination from Delia's childhood. Amalia's effects included some expensive lingerie that Delia knew her mother wouldn't have usually bought. Downtrodden for years by an abusive husband she had learnt not to draw attention to herself. Puzzled Delia begins to look into her mother's last few days and she discovers that her mother had become entwined with someone from their past.

Delia's journey for answers into her mother.s death eventually takes her back to her childhood and the discovery that her words as a child had had a huge impact on her parents and others' lives.

Title details

Series Popular fiction Title Troubling love
Subject Italian Language English
Market Adolescent/Adult Level Fluent/native speakers
Publication Date March 2007 Authors Elena Ferrante
Binding Paperback Pages 139
Size(mm) N/A Weight (gms) 250
ESB Code 55432 ISBN 9781933372167
Inspection Copy No Delivery Limited Stock
  Price £10.99

Reviews

In order to add your own review to this title you must first log in so that we can validate your feedback.

You may also be interested in

Mr. Gwyn

By Alessandro Baricco

After celebrated author Jasper Gwyn suddenly and publicly announces that he will...

read more...

The Lying Life of Adults

By Elena Ferrante

Giovanna's pretty face has changed: it's turning into the face of an ugly, spite...

read more...

The Story of a New Name

By Elena Ferrante

Lila has recently married and made her entrée into the family business; Ele...

read more...

The Story of the Lost Child

By Elena Ferrante

The Story of the Lost Child is the concluding volume in the dazzling saga of two...

read more...

Those who leave and those who stay

By Elena Ferrante

Since the publication of My Brilliant Friend, the first of the Neapolitan novels...

read more...

Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay

By Elena Ferrante

Set in the late 1960s and the 1970s, Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay continue...

read more...

Other titles in this series

Atti osceni in luogo privato

By Marco Missiroli

Questa è una storia che comincia una sera a cena, quando Libero Marsell, do...

read more...

Bastoncino

By Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler

In un albero cavo di un verde giardino vive la famiglia di Bastoncino. Lui ancor...

read more...

In esilio

By Simone Lenzi

Ogni famiglia ha un quarto di sangue oscuro, si tramanda di generazione in gener...

read more...

Niente caffè per Spinoza

By Alice Cappagli

Lei gli legge i filosofi e gli riordina la casa, lui le insegna che nei libri si...

read more...

We use cookies to help make our website better.

We use cookies to help make our website better. At the moment, your preferences prevent us from using cookies. If you are happy with this please click here or simply continue to use our website. Otherwise find out more and amend your preferences here.

How we use cookies

You currently have the following cookie configuration. You can change the cookies you accept by ticking or unticking the relevant boxes.

You can find out more about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies

Close

Courses and Language Learning

Courses

Language skills & practice

Dictionaries

Supplementary resources

Literature

Fiction

Non-fiction

Other

For Young Adults

Literature

Readers

Reference

Audio-visual

Periodicals/Magazines

For Children

Children's Literature

Children's courses and language skills

Popular searches

Categories

Coronavirus

PLEASE NOTE: delivery services in the UK and overseas are running slower than usual.

Dismiss notification

X