Skip to main content
Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Edoardo Albinati

Edoardo Albinati is a novelist and screenwriter who lives in Rome. His novel Svenimenti won the 2004 Viareggio Literary Award, and The Catholic School won the Strega Prize in 2016. For the last twenty-five years, he has worked as a teacher in Rebibbia, the largest prison in Rome.Antony Shugaar is a writer and translator. He is the author of Coast to Coast and I Lie for a Living and the coauthor, with Gianni Guadalupi, of Discovering America and Latitude Zero.

Edoardo Albinati

The Catholic School

Edoardo Albinati; Translated from the Italian by Antony Shugaar
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

A semiautobiographical coming-of-age story, framed by the harrowing 1975 Circeo massacre

Edoardo Albinati’s The Catholic School, the winner of Italy’s most prestigious...

Available in:

Physical Book Audio Book eBook
Buy