Ferrante novel coming in June
Allen & Unwin is thrilled to announce the publication of the much-awaited new novel from Elena Ferrante, The Lying Life of Adults, from Europa Editions on the global publication date of 9 June 2020. Set in 1990s Naples, and translated by Ferrante’s long-time translator, Ann Goldstein, The Lying Life of Adults is Ferrante’s first novel in five years. The Italian edition has sold 200,000 copies since publication in November 2019.
Allen & Unwin will also commence selling the first of Ferrante’s Neapolitan Quartet, My Brilliant Friend, from 19 May 2020, in a handsome new cover edition.
The Lying Life of Adults
ISBN 9781787702400 ARP$32.99
For orders, please contact your A&U Account Manager or contact UBD.