Divided into three partsfire, earth, and windthisnovel follows Walter from hisrural adolescence through his adult years as heleaves his known world for the chaos and complexity of Rome. Wrestling with difficult family relationships andoutgrowing childhood friendships, Walter finds himself in the end searching fora long-lost friend and the certainty he once knew."
- Paperback | 295 pages
- 137.16 x 213.36 x 20.32mm | 340.19g
- 01 Dec 2007
- AUTUMN HILL BOOKS
- United States
- English, Multiple languages
About Susanna Tamaro
Susanna Tamaro is the author of10 books of fiction and nonfiction published in more than40 countries, which include the internationally bestselling novel "Follow Your Heart" and "Turning Home." Cinzia Sartini Blum is a professor of Italian at the University of Iowa and a translator. She is the author of "The Other Modernism." Russell Scott Valentino is a professor of Russian and comparative literature at the University of Iowa. Blum and Valentino both live in Iowa City, Iowa."