Brogliaccio del nord

[Italian and Estonian only]

  • Publisher: CUEC editrice
  • Year: 2011
  • Translations: Estonian

Rough and sincere travel diary of a young Erasmus student in Estonia.


“An elevated style of prose, unusual for this times. […] Atzori steps in as a ‘hombre nuevo’ in the scene of contemporary literature.”

La Nuova Sardegna, Reportage 14/01/2012

“[Brogliaccio del nord] This literary debut from a young writer, Andrea Atzori, tells the adventures of a student abroad, in Estonia […]. It is a travel diary written with gifted hand.”

L’Unione Sarda, Newspaper (11/12/2011)

“[Brogliaccio del nord] Atzori fills the pages of his travel diary across Northers Europe with descriptions, impressions but above all emotions, with a fluid, cutting writing, which involves and fully takes the reader down in to the atmospheres.”

L’Unione Sarda, Newspaper (24/12/2011)

“Brogliaccio del nord is a travel diary with a sparkly, stimulating prose. It is emotionally intense, with a modern and shimmering style, keen on details and sometimes capable of instants of deep lyric and rare delicacy. […]”

Sardinews, Newspaper (12/2011)