The Anna Karenina Fix: Life Lessons from Russian Literature

The Anna Karenina Fix: Life Lessons from Russian Literature

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The Amber Keeper

The Amber Keeper

Set against the backdrop of revolutionary Russia, The Amber Keeper is a sweeping tale of jealousy and revenge, reconciliation and forgiveness.English Lake District, 1960s A young Abbie Myers returns home after learning of her mother s death Estranged from her turbulent family for many years, Abbie

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Red Russia

Red Russia

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

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The Guardian of Lies

The Guardian of Lies

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

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Mātes piens

Mātes piens

Noras Ikstenas rom ns M tes piens aptver laika posmu no Otr pasaules kara beig m un v sta par triju paaud u sievie u likte iem, bet v st juma centr ir 20 gadsimta 70 un 80 gadi Visu rom na tekstu caurau atteik an s no v ra un t va, no sap iem un iecer m, no darba un uzskatiem, no draugiem

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Le notti bianche - La cronaca di Pietroburgo

Le notti bianche - La cronaca di Pietroburgo

Un giovane sognatore, nella magia vagamente inquieta delle nordiche notti bianche, incontra una misteriosa fanciulla e vive la sua educazione sentimentale , segnata da un brusco risveglio con conseguente ritorno alla realt Un Dostoevskij lirico, ispirato, comincia a riflettere sulle disillusioni

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The Anna Karenina Fix: Life Lessons from Russian Literature

The Anna Karenina Fix: Life Lessons from Russian Literature

Viv Groskop has discovered the meaning of life in Russian literature As she knows from personal experience, everything that has ever happened in life has already happened in these novels from not being sure what to do with your life Anna Karenina to being in love with someone who doesn t love yo

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Soviet Space Dogs

Soviet Space Dogs

This book is dedicated to the Soviet Space Dogs, who played a crucial part in the Soviet Space program These homeless dogs, plucked from the streets of Moscow, were selected because they fitted the program s criteria weighing no than 15 pounds, measuring no than 14 inches in length, robu

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The Living Corpse

The Living Corpse

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A Thousand Sisters: The Heroic Airwomen of the Soviet Union in World War II

A Thousand Sisters: The Heroic Airwomen of the Soviet Union in World War II

The gripping true story of the only women to fly in combat in World War II from Elizabeth Wein, award winning author of Code Name Verity In the early years of World War II, Josef Stalin issued an order that made the Soviet Union the first country in the world to allow female pilots to fly in combat.

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Crime and Punishment

Crime and Punishment

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

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Anna Karenina

Anna Karenina

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

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The Master and Margarita

The Master and Margarita

The first complete, annotated English Translation of Mikhail Bulgakov s comic masterpiece An audacious revision of the stories of Faust and Pontius Pilate, The Master and Margarita is recognized as one of the essential classics of modern Russian literature The novel s vision of Soviet life in the

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