GRU: Giunti Ragazzi Universale

Novels for readers 10+

  • Imprint: Giunti Junior
  • Series: Gru
  • Pages: 96/320 b/w
  • Size: 13 x 19,5 cm
  • Binding: Softcover
  • Price: 8,50 €
  • Text length: about 9.000/65.000 words
  • Age: 10 and up
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Adalberto’s Memories - Angela Nanetti
Almost a classic in the school world, this book has highlighted the important stages of youngsters in growing up. It has made the author become famous and she has become one of the most important voices on the Italian scene.
The book narrates, in the first person, a year in the life of Adalberto, a youngster who is growing up and slowly realises this. Everything is expressed in an intimate diary-like way, creating an ironic, funny story. But above all, everything is very, very true…

Angela Nanetti is one of the most loved authors amongst Italian and foreign young readers. Her books are published in more than twenty countries, she has been awarded many prizes and distinctions, amongst which the Italian Andersen Prize, the French Prix Chronos and she was included in the Ibby Honour List.

A Strike in the Family - Chiara Lossani
Stella is not going to forgive her parents this time. They decided to move away from her beloved neighbourhood, where she has spent eleven years of her life, and now she’s trying to work out the best way to show her disapproval without looking like a childish little girl. A strike is exactly what she needs.

Oh, What a Pain! - Emanuela Nava
Francesco is just an ordinary kid. His father is the odd one in the family! On a Saturday morning Mr Bado, his father, woke up all broken down into pieces. Litterally: into pieces. And that wasn’t even the first time! Since Francesco’s mother left his father, the is simly no glue nor rope that can keep him together!

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