Italian Literature

Italian literature is literature written in the Italian language, particularly within Italy. It may also refer to literature written by Italians or in Italy in other languages spoken in Italy, often languages that are closely related to modern Italian.

The Venice Sketchbook
The Secret Messenger
Whereabouts
The Lying Life of Adults
Riccardino
Transient Desires (Commissario Brunetti #30)
The Phone Booth at the Edge of the World
Due vite
Trace Elements (Commissario Guido Brunetti #29)
L'acqua del lago non è mai dolce
The Invitation
Le otto montagne
The Waters of Eternal Youth (Commissario Brunetti, #25)
Il cuoco dell'Alcyon
Stai zitta
The Name of the Rose
If on a Winter's Night a Traveler
My Brilliant Friend (The Neapolitan Novels #1)
Invisible Cities
The Prince
The Divine Comedy
The Story of a New Name (The Neapolitan Novels #2)
Inferno
The Leopard
Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay (The Neapolitan Novels #3)
The Decameron
The Story of the Lost Child (The Neapolitan Novels #4)
The Baron in the Trees
1984 by George OrwellGuida galattica per gli autostoppisti by Douglas AdamsEspiazione by Ian McEwanFight Club by Chuck PalahniukKafka sulla spiaggia by Haruki Murakami
Libri dalla copertina nera e grigia
339 books — 62 voters
Ascolta il mio cuore by Bianca PitzornoPolissena del Porcello by Bianca PitzornoLa bambinaia francese by Bianca PitzornoDiana, Cupìdo e il Commendatore by Bianca PitzornoOlympos by Teresa Buongiorno
Best YA&MG Books by Italian Authors
68 books — 26 voters

Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury1984 by George OrwellIl racconto dell'ancella by Margaret AtwoodBattle Royale by Koushun TakamiHunger Games by Suzanne Collins
Distopie
56 books — 58 voters
The Name of the Rose by Umberto EcoThe Leopard by Giuseppe Tomasi di LampedusaIf on a Winter's Night a Traveler by Italo CalvinoThe Decameron by Giovanni BoccaccioInvisible Cities by Italo Calvino
Notable Novels by Italian Authors
258 books — 248 voters

The New Book of Middle Eastern Food by Claudia RodenEssentials of Classic Italian Cooking by Marcella HazanMadhur Jaffrey's World Vegetarian by Madhur JaffreyMastering the Art of French Cooking by Julia ChildOlive Trees and Honey by Gil Marks
Best Ethnic Cookbooks
278 books — 156 voters
Diario by Anne FrankIl piccolo principe by Antoine de Saint-ExupéryKitchen by Banana YoshimotoIl ritratto di Dorian Gray by Oscar WildeIliade by Homer
Libri dalla copertina bianca
423 books — 65 voters


Primo Levi
Şimdi bir insan göz önüne getirin ki, sevdiği insanlarla birlikte yuvası, alışkanlıkları, ceketi, pantolonu, uzun sözün kısası, her şeyi elinden alınmış olsun. Kendini bomboş, boşalmış hissedecektir bu insan; çünkü nesi var nesi yok her şeyini yitiren bir insan, kendi kendisini de çok kolay yitik hisseder. Bu göz önünde tutulursa o zaman İmha Kampı sözcüğünün ne demek olduğu daha kolay anlaşılır; benim ''derinde kalmak'' deyimiyle neyi anlatmak istediğim de ortaya çıkar. ...more
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Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
…And in truth, the sun, the seclusion, the nights passed beneath the wheeling stars, the silence, the scant nourishment, the study of remote subjects wove around me a spell that predisposed me to marvels.
Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa, The Professor and the Siren

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