Looking for Alibrandi (novel)

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Looking for Alibrandi
Author Melina Marchetta
Cover artist Marina Messiha
Country Australia
Language English
Genre Young adult novel, bildungsroman
Publisher Penguin Australia/Orchard Books
Publication date
October 1992
Media type Print (Hardcover)
Pages 260 pp
ISBN 0-531-30142-7
OCLC 39508243
LC Class PZ7.M32855 Lo 1999
Followed by Saving Francesca, 2003

Looking for Alibrandi is the debut novel of Australian author Melina Marchetta, published in 1992. A film adaptation was made in 2000.


Film adaptation[edit]

Looking for Alibrandi (2000) starred Pia Miranda as Josephine Alibrandi, Anthony LaPaglia as her father, Michael Andretti, and Kick Gurry as her boyfriend, Jacob Coote. Melina Marchetta wrote the screenplay.[1]


  1. ^ Looking for Alibrandi on IMDb