Ciocia, S. 2018. Psychopathologies of the island: curses, love and trauma in Julia Alvarez’s How the García Girls Lost their Accents and Junot Díaz’s This is How You Lose Her. Journal of Modern Literature. 41 (2), pp. 129-146. https://doi.org/10.2979/jmodelite.41.2.08
Ciocia, S. 2016. "The world loves an underdog," or the continuing appeal of the adolescent rebel narrative: a comparative reading of Vernon God Little, The Catcher in the Rye and Huckleberry Finn. Children's Literature in Education. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10583-016-9287-1
Ciocia, S. 2007. The Boy Who Must Not Grow Up: Geraldine McCaughrean's Twenty-First Century Peter Pan. New Review of Children's Literature and Librarianship. 13 (1), pp. 13-30. https://doi.org/10.1080/13614540701439867
Ciocia, S. 2007. Conradian Echoes in Vietnam War Literature: Tim O'Brien's Rewriting of Heart of Darkness in "Sweetheart of the Song Tra Bong". Symbiosis: A Journal of Anglo-American Literary Relations. 11 (1), pp. 3-30.
Ciocia, S. 2011. A doomed romance? The donna angelicata in Paul Auster’s Fiction. in: Ciocia, S. and Gonzalez, J. (ed.) The Invention of Illusions: International Perspectives on Paul Auster Newcastle Upon Tyne Cambridge Scholars Publishing. pp. 97-124
Ciocia, S. and Gonzalez, J. 2011. Introduction. in: Ciocia, S. and Gonzalez, J. (ed.) The Invention of Illusions: International Perspectives on Paul Auster Newcastle Upon Tyne Cambridge Scholars Publishing. pp. 1-11
Ciocia, S. 2009. Postmodern investigations: the case of Christopher Boone in The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time. Children's Literature in Education. 40 (4), pp. 320-332. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10583-009-9093-0