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Shokoofeh Azar

The Enlightenment of The Greengage Tree shortlisted for 2020 International Booker Prize

Shokoofeh Azar’s The Enlightenment of The Greengage Tree is on the shortlist of 2020 International Booker Prize.

Négar Djavadi

Disoriental Shortlisted for the International Dublin Literary Award

Négar Djavadi's Disoriental has been shortlisted for the 2020 International Dublin Literary Award.

«For explorers of the world»


Europa Editions and Iperborea will co-publish THE PASSENGER, one of the most successful publishing projects in recent years, dedicated to telling the story of a country or city and its people.

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Europa Editions is dedicated to bridging cultural divides by introducing fresh international voices into the American and British marketplaces. Explore our diverse catalogue by region and take in what the world has to offer.

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The Neapolitan Novels

  • Cover: My Brilliant Friend - Elena Ferrante

    Elena Ferrante

    My Brilliant Friend

    2012, pp. 336, £ 12.99
    A modern masterpiece from one of Italy’s most acclaimed authors, My Brilliant Friend is a rich, intense, and generous-hearted story about...
  • Cover: The Story of a New Name - Elena Ferrante

    Elena Ferrante

    The Story of a New Name

    2013, pp. 480, £ 12.99
    The Story of a New Name is a sweeping, generous-hearted, and brilliantly realized masterpiece by one of Italy's most important contemporary...
  • Cover: Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay - Elena Ferrante

    Elena Ferrante

    Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay

    2014, pp. 400, £ 12.99
    In this third Neapolitan novel, Elena and Lila, the two girls whom readers first met in My Brilliant Friend, have become women
  • Cover: The Story of the Lost Child - Elena Ferrante

    Elena Ferrante

    The Story of the Lost Child

    2015, pp. 464, £ 12.99
    This fourth and final of Elena Ferrante's renowned Neapolitan Novels follows the concluding chapter in the moving and turbulent friendship of Elena...


Recent reviews

  • “The most intense writing about the experiences and interior life of a girl on the cusp of adulthood that I have ever read.”
    — The Financial Times, Sep 7 2020
  • Although Irish authors have won in the past, the International Dublin Literary Award doesn't simply pay lip service to the international dimension of the prize, and this year readers will be brought on a journey around the world, to countries including Canada, France, India,...
    — RTE, Sep 5 2020
  • Marcello Lino, translator for Intrinseca, Brazil Neapolitan dialect plays an important role in your novels, and for many of the characters is probably the natural expressive means. It is seldom manifested explicitly, however, and is, rather, described or expressed through...
    — The Guardian, Sep 3 2020
  • “An immersive, complex, almost claustrophobic coming of age novel about family, belonging, class and sexuality.”
    — RED, Sep 1 2020
  • “Exquisitely moody.”
    — The Atlantic, Sep 1 2020
  • "Ferrante is a superb analyst of the ways in which families, despite their best intentions, distort children’s lives or propel them in unwished-for directions."
    — The Observer, Aug 30 2020
  • "It’s vintage Ferrante: adolescence as a scrum of self-abasement, confusion and disillusion.”
    — The Telegraph, Aug 30 2020
  • “Ms Ferrante’s genius lies in the laser focus she brings to bear on female experience. In often lacerating detail, she portrays their protracted battle to define themselves independently of men.”
    — The Economist, Aug 29 2020

World Noir

  • Cover: Puppies - Maurizio de Giovanni

    Maurizio de Giovanni


    2020, pp. 352, £ 8.99
    This new instalment in Maurizio de Giovanni’s bestselling “Bastards of Pizzofalcone” series unfolds during the crisp beginning of April in contemporary...
  • Cover: Blues for Outlaw Hearts and Old Whores - Massimo Carlotto

    Massimo Carlotto

    Blues for Outlaw Hearts and Old Whores

    2020, pp. 208, £ 12.99
    International secret police operations, drug trafficking, prostitution, and identity theft set the stage for the eternal struggle between Good and...
  • Cover: Cold for the Bastards of Pizzofalcone - Maurizio de Giovanni

    Maurizio de Giovanni

    Cold for the Bastards of Pizzofalcone

    2019, pp. 320, £ 13.99
    Cold winds, political hijinks, and murder on the streets of Naples
  • Cover: The Second Rider - Alex Beer

    Alex Beer

    The Second Rider

    2018, pp. 336, £ 12.99
    First in historical crime series by “the new star of Austrian crime fiction.”—( Kronen Zeitung)
  • Cover: The Night of Rome - Carlo Bonini, Giancarlo De Cataldo

    Carlo Bonini, Giancarlo De Cataldo

    The Night of Rome

    2018, pp. 320, £ 12.99
    In the night of Rome, nothing is what it seems
  • Cover: Chourmo - Jean-Claude Izzo

    Jean-Claude Izzo


    2018, pp. 256, £ 11.99
    Book two in the Marseilles trilogy. His cousin's disappearance drags Montale back onto the mean streets of a violent, crime-infested Marseilles.