An IndiBound bestseller, 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.
- Blackstone Publishing
- Blackstone Audio, Inc., and Buck 50 Productions, LLC
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- OverDrive MP3 Audiobook 208.9 MB
- OverDrive Listen 208.9 MB
Ann Goldstein (Translator)
Ann Goldstein is the former senior curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles.
Elena Ferrante (Author)
Elena Ferrante, author of The Days of Abandonment, Troubling Love, and My Brilliant Friend, among others, is one of Italy's most important and acclaimed contemporary writers. She was named one of the 100 Most Influential People of 2016 by Time.