See more of Nicola Lagioia on Facebook. Nicola Lagioia's novel is all-consuming, alternatingly terrifying and beautiful. In the novel, natural beauty is juxtaposed with the corrosiveness of power and cold depravity of Italian modernity.
Ferocity, Nicola Lagioia ~ one of four drawings I made for the exclusive Europa tote bag available this year at BookExpo! Nicola Lagioia (born 1973) is an Italian writer. Born in Bari , Lagioia debuted as a novelist in 2001 with Tre sistemi per sbarazzarsi di Tolstoj (senza risparmiare se stessi) .