Italian contemporary literature - The great season novel cover

the great season novel back cover

  1. Editor: Castelvecchi
  2. Year: 2020
  3. Series: Narrative
  4. Pages: 314


 It is not yet summer, but by the quality of the light I understand that it is precisely in this point of the planet and the Aegean Sea, in this part of the archipelago that the last veil is removed.

The light spectrum radiates even sharper, auroral, the light makes its way even in the thickness of the objects, revealing a transparency, an interior that I had not yet seen.

The Master's degree finally obtained marks the end of Livio's university season, but Bologna seems to want to hold him back, more generous than ever of parties and night adventures.

The first job contract is followed by a transfer, a feverish period in Paris and, after an interruption, the departure for a secluded island in the Cyclades.

Urban nights experienced with some girlfriends dictate the rhythm of the story, alternating with the memories and the search for the cause of a flight accident in which Livio lost his father, a pilot.

Together with girls, the protagonists of the novel are the places, narrated through a clean writing and clear, almost photographic perspectives:

Bologna, the Adriatic Coast, Paris and "K", the tiny island in the Aegean where Livio is again pervaded by an exciting confidence in the future, in a new Great Season.

A percussive and magnetic Novel.

(From the back cover)   

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Press release (In Italian & In progress...)

 A defined, punctual, chiseled writing.
(Gaia Matteini, Il Corriere Romagna)

 The town is made real, throbbing, living.
(Renato Barilli)

 Urban, Bolognese and Parisian scenarios are masterfully described.
(Renzo Brollo, Il MangiaLibri)

 Creates in the reader a hypnotic effect, of total immersion...
(Edoardo Zambelli, Satisfiction)

 It deserves to be tasted without haste, chapter after chapter.
(L'Unità / Articolo21)



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