Al Arabi Publishing and Distributing signed a contract to buy the Arabic translation rights of the book “LIONS OF SICILY: THE FLORIO FAMILY SAGA I” by the Italian author Stefania Auci; it will be translated by Laila Elbadry, to be published in 2020.
The Arabic edition will be the first to be published among 13 other translations.
It worth mentioning that the novel stirred up a fuss in Italy since its release in May 2019, the novel topped the bestseller lists for ten weeks respectively.
The novel is about a family from Sicily and traced its generations for more than one century. The family experienced fame, richness, strength, love relationships, betrayal, secrets and revenge. The novel was written in an epic but special way.
Stefania Auci was born Trapani, in Italy. She wrote literary blogs and publications on the Internet for a long time. She also wrote two popular novels in addition to the historical “Florence” novel published in 2015.