Thoughts on: Me, You by Erri De Luca
4 Stars , Fiction , Latest Posts , Non-Fiction / November 6, 2011

About: Me, You by Erri De Luca is a fictional coming of age story of a boy at the end of World War II. The book was previously released as Sea of Memory. The pub­lisher is giv­ing away one copy for two winners of this novella— enter at the end of the post. 160 pages Publisher: Other Press ISBN-10: 1590514793 My rating for Me,You – 4 Buy & Save on Me, You through the ManOfLa­Book affil­i­ate account on: Ama­zon | Kin­dle More books by Erri De Luca Thoughts: Me, You by Erri De Luca is set in a small Italian fishing village after World War II ended, in the 1950s. The story takes place over one summer where the boy explores his new found feelings, love, lost and the grim realities of war. The author tells the story with sensitivity and depth. The other characters in the book give the narrative depth, mostly in answer to the curious boy’s questions. While we all love to read and discuss history, we often find that firsthand accounts are not easy to come by. The narrator of this book finds that as well. Questioning the village men about the war, not being satisfied…

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