A selection taken from the title story of THE OTHER LANGUAGE: a sparkling, breakthrough collection of stories from Francesca Marciano, acclaimed author of RULES OF THE WILD.
"An astonishing collection written with extraordinary clarity and elegance." —Jhumpa Lahiri
"Worldly, political, funny." —Gary Shteyngart
"Outstanding." —Tom Rachman
FRANCESCA MARCIANO is the author of three previous novels and numerous screenplays, including Don’t Tell, which was nominated for an Academy Award in the category of Best Foreign-Language Film. She lives in Rome.read more