My Brother Johnny

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My Brother Johnny

By Francesco D'Adamo; Sian Williams (Translator)

Aurora Metro Press, Paperback, 9780955156632, 128pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2008


Francesco] D Adamo's prose is straightforward, almost reportorial; he chooses hauntingly poetic images. "Publishers Weekly"

A new young adult novel about war and its consequences from award-winning author Francesco D Adamo. D Adamo has written several books for teenagers, including the novel "Iqbal," which attracted widespread press and media.

About the Author
Francesco D'Adamo is well-known for his adult books in the tradition of Italian noir fiction. He began writing fiction for young adults to much foreign acclaim in 1999. "Iqbal" is his third novel for young adults and his first to be published in the U.S. D'Adamo lives in Milan, Italy.