Books by Davide Enia

NOTES ON A SHIPWRECK by Davide Enia
Released: Feb. 19, 2019

"A potent narrative that builds from matter-of-fact observation through horrific experience toward a metaphysical acceptance that is something like a state of grace."
Subtle meditation and devastating detail combine in this journalistic memoir of refugee landings on the Italian island of Lampedusa. Read full book review >
ON EARTH AS IT IS IN HEAVEN by Davide Enia
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 11, 2014

"The over-the-top clichés seem to come with the fictional territory as the novel explores just what it means to be a man."
This Sicilian novel encompasses a multigenerational family—against a backdrop of war and the Mafia—as it tells the story of how a boy becomes a boxer and a man. Read full book review >