Last year NYRB Classics released Natalia Ginzburg's novellas Valentino and Sagittarius in one lovely edition. I loved them!
Domenico Starnone's Ties, translated from the Italian by Jhumpa Lahiri -- yes, that Jhumpa Lahiri -- is a painful, yet compelling exploration of the hopes and fears that underlie the closest relationships we have.
Trevor reviews Valeria Parrella's collection of four long stories For Grace Received, translated from the Italian by Antony Shugaar.
Trevor takes a welcome break from his Booker Prize reading and reviews Leonardo Sciascia's The Day of the Owl, translated from the Italian by Archibald Colquhoun and Arthur Oliver.
Trevor reviews Carlo Emilio Gadda's That Awful Mess on Via Merulana, translated from the Italian by William Weaver.