Editions for Tu, mio: (Paperback published in ), ( Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), 5 Dec Tu, mio – Erri de Luca. On the beaches of an island near Naples, the heat rages. A 16 years old boy spends the summer there with his family. 20 Mar Tu Mio by Erri De Luca, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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I attribute those to faulty OCR when Other Press scanned in the original Ecco Press edition, but they’re unfortunate flaws in an otherwise attractively made paperback. Apr 18, Owen lucaa it did not like it Shelves: Related Video Shorts 0 Upload your video. Miriam rated it did not like it May 06, On Writing Stephen King.

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But she, as a Holocaust victim, has her own voice and doesn’t need De Luca’s help; in Italian writing, Edith Bruck would be the first point of reference. Books by Erri De Luca. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Sentence 11 A simple but moving story that stages adolescence and its doubts, questions, desires to know and to feel in the right way.


Explore the Home Gift Guide. All this happening on the beaches of an Italian island, where summer seems to pass without leaving hints, out of time, err in a dream, and where the only things that can take us back to reality are the marks left by the fishing lines on the hands or by the past stories in the heart.

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Federica rated it did not like it Aug 24, The unnamed narrator recalls a summer he spent on the island of Ischia, off the coast near Naples. Open Preview See a Problem? Return to Book Page. After the organization’s disbandment he worked as a blue collar at the Fiat factory in Turin and at the Catania airport.

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luac There are also a few typos in the book, such as “I was a good day” on p. July Von rated it did not like it Mar 21, His uncle and the fisherman Nicola have clear memories of the war and I’d love t This started off OK, but then it took a real dive.


And there’s more of it. He also was as a truck driver and a mason, working in job sites in Italy, France and Africa. Lists with This Book. Sentence 6 During the long and quiet hours they spend together on the boat, day or night, he tells the young man about pieces of his past that mix with the history of Italy: All the realism and pathos of the time, the place, the characters’ time of life just went out the window.

And then he meets Caia, a girl his age also summering on the island, and it turns hu that she’s Jewish and the Germans killed her father. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.


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Upon completing high school in Erri De Luca joined the radical left-wing movement Lotta Continua. Trivia About Tu, mio.

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