Wie Gräser im Wind (Tage des Sturms, #1)

12 July 2020 | By Ella Zeiss | Filed in: russian literature.

Nach wahren Begebenheiten Eine ber hrende und authentische Familiensaga ber ein bislang wenig bekanntes Kapitel der Geschichte 1930 w tet das Sowjetregime mit Enteignungen und Verhaftungen in den ehemals wohlhabenden deutschen D rfern der Krim Jeder, der noch Land oder Einfluss hat, schwebt in G

Red Russia

12 July 2020 | By Tanya Thompson | Filed in: russian literature.

Among the many things Peter doesn t know, he doesn t know he s an archetype, the Prince of Coins incarnate He doesn t know his fianc is a fortune teller either He doesn t know Russian culture, politics, or language, but he does know American business And he knows his fianc speaks Russian He th

The Guardian of Lies

12 July 2020 | By Kate Furnivall | Filed in: russian literature.

The top ten bestselling author Discover a brilliant story of love, danger, courage and betrayal, from the internationally bestselling author of The Survivors 1953, the South of France The fragile peace between the West and Soviet Russia hangs on a knife edge And one family has been torn a

Baba Dunjas letzte Liebe

12 July 2020 | By Alina Bronsky | Filed in: russian literature.

Baba Dunja ist eine Tschernobyl Heimkehrerin Wo der Rest der Welt nach dem Reaktorungl ck die tickenden Geigerz hler und die strahlenden Waldfr chte f rchtet, baut sich die ehemalige Krankenschwester mit Gleichgesinnten ein neues Leben auf Wasser gibt es aus dem Brunnen, Elektrizit t an guten Tage

The Prank: The Best of Young Chekhov

12 July 2020 | By Anton Chekhov | Filed in: russian literature.

An NYRB Classics OriginalThe Prank is Chekhov s own selection of the best of his early work, the first book he put together and the first book he hoped to publish Assembled in 1882, with illustrations by Nikolay Chekhov, the book was then presented to the censor for approval which was denied Now,

I russi sono matti: Corso sintetico di letteratura russa 1820-1991

12 July 2020 | By Paolo Nori | Filed in: russian literature.

Quando per un viaggio organizzato si ritrova nel ruolo insolito di guida tra le strade di San Pietroburgo, Paolo Nori scopre che i turisti sono pi interessati a visitare la casa dove nella finzione abitava il protagonista di Delitto e castigo che non la sede della polizia dove Dostoevskij fu nella

Chimes of a Lost Cathedral (The Revolution of Marina M. #2)

12 July 2020 | By Janet Fitch | Filed in: russian literature.

The story of THE REVOLUTION OF MARINA M continues in bestselling author Janet Fitch s sweeping epic about a young woman s coming into her own against the backdrop of the Russian Revolution n nAfter the events of The Revolution of Marina M., the young Marina Makarova finds herself on her own amid t

Crime and Punishment

12 July 2020 | By Fyodor Dostoyevsky | Filed in: russian literature.

Raskolnikov, a destitute and desperate former student, wanders through the slums of St Petersburg and commits a random murder without remorse or regret He imagines himself to be a great man, a Napoleon acting for a higher purpose beyond conventional moral law But as he embarks on a dangerous game

Anna Karenina

12 July 2020 | By Leo Tolstoy | Filed in: russian literature.

Acclaimed by many as the world s greatest novel, Anna Karenina provides a vast panorama of contemporary life in Russia and of humanity in general In it Tolstoy uses his intense imaginative insight to create some of the most memorable characters in all of literature Anna is a sophisticated woman wh

The Brothers Karamazov

12 July 2020 | By Fyodor Dostoyevsky | Filed in: russian literature.

The Brothers Karamazov is a murder mystery, a courtroom drama, and an exploration of erotic rivalry in a series of triangular love affairs involving the wicked and sentimental Fyodor Pavlovich Karamazov and his three sons the impulsive and sensual Dmitri the coldly rational Ivan and the healthy,