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Beginning in the 1950s Elena and Lila grow up in Naples, Italy, mirroring two different aspects of their nation. Prologue : eliminating all the traces --Childhood : the story of Don Achille --Adolescence : the story of the shoes.
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Elena Ferrante (Italian pronunciation: [ˌɛːlena ferˈrante]) is the pseudonym of an Italian novelist. Ferrante's books, originally published in Italian, have been translated into English, Dutch, French, German, and Spanish, among other languages.