Het is de heetste zomer van de twintigste eeuw. De setting: een kleine gemeenschap, bestaande uit vijf huizen, omringd door korenvelden. Terwijl de ouderen binnen schuilen tegen de hitte, trekken zes kinderen er op hun fietsen op uit, in de door de zon geteisterde desolate omgeving. Wanneer ze in een verlaten en onbewoonde boerderij op onderzoek uitgaan, stuit de negenjarige Michele Amitrano op

Title
Ik ben niet bang
Author
Niccolò Ammaniti
Translator
Els Van der Pluijm
Language
Dutch
Original language
Italian
Original title
Io non ho paura
Publisher
Amsterdam: Lebowski, 2009
ePub2
ISBN
9789048803835

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About Niccolò Ammaniti

Niccolò Ammaniti (Italian pronunciation: [nikkoˈlɔ ammaˈniːti]) is an Italian writer, winner of the Premio Strega in 2007 for As God Commands (also published under the title The Crossroads).

He became noted in 2001 with the publication of I'm Not Scared (Io non ho paura), a novel which was later made into a movie directed by Gabriele Salvatores.

Biography

Niccolò Ammaniti was born in Rome. He studied Biological Sciences at university, and though he did not complete his degree, his first novel, Branchie (published by Ediesse in 1994, and then by Einaudi in 1997), drew on his unfinished dissertation. In 1999, Branchie was adapted into a movie with the same title. In 1995 Ammaniti and his father Massimo published the essay Nel nome del figlio. In 1996 h…Read more on Wikipedia