During the Second World War, a young boy witnesses his hometown in Albania fall to a series of invaders: first Italian fascists, then the Greeks, the Italians once again and finally Nazi hordes.
Amid floods and bombings, he undergoes another kind of turbulence - growing up.
Chronicle in Stone is an early masterpiece from the winner of the inaugural Man Booker International Prize and one of the most significant European writers of the last fifty years.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 320 pages
- Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 18/08/2011
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780857861818