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Elena Ferrante, the popular Italian author whose identity has never been revealed, talks about her Naples novels, her reasons for anonymity, the intensity of motherhood and what women need to watch out for.
‘Penelope Fitzgerald: A Life,’ a Biography by Hermione Lee
Hermione Lee’s biography “Penelope Fitzgerald: A Life” paints Fitzgerald, who died in as a complicated human being who battled through difficult times to begin her career as an author when she was in her late