The war of national defense (1941-1945) caused casualties of millions of Soviet children. Last Witnesses is the dictating of survivors. They were just kids from 2 to 12 years old when the war happened. The book is the reproduction of the war in their eyes. This is the war told by kids, not soldiers, politicians or historians.
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Now an HBO series, the follow-up to My Brilliant Friend in the New York Times bestselling Neapolitan quartet about two friends growing up in post-war Italy is a rich, intense, and generous-hearted family epic by Italy?s most beloved and acclaimed writer,
In the third book in the Neapolitan quartet, Elena and Lila, the two girls whom readers first met in My Brilliant Friend, have become women. Lila married at sixteen and has a young son; she has left her husband and the comforts her marriage brought and no
Mikhail Shishkin was born in Moscow in 1961, lives in Switzerland. The author of the novels Notes of Larionov, The Capture of Ishmael, Lady's Hair, Letter and the literary-historical guide Russian Switzerland. Winner of the Big Book, Russian Booker and National Bestseller awards. In the new book of short prose, the author writes about childhood and...
Москву недаром называют новым Вавилоном. Множество языков, человеческих судеб и страстей пересекаются в этом удивительном городе. Но порой столкновение традиционного уклада, радушия, гостеприимства и нового ритма жизни приводит к неожиданным последствиям…
She lives in Poland, he is in Germany. Once they happen to meet on the web. And begin a long online correspondence, which will grow into their passionate attraction to each other. "Of all that is eternal, the shortest term is in love." But was it love? ..
A gargantuan, mind-altering comedy about the pursuit of happiness in America. Set in an addicts' halfway house and a tennis academy, and featuring the most endearingly screwed-up family to come along in recent fiction, Infinite Jest explores essential questions about what entertainment is and why it has come to so dominate our lives; about how our desire...
Ruben David Gonzalez Gallego is a Russian writer, grandson of the General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Peoples of Spain and a graduate of a Soviet orphanage for disabled children. His documentary confession novel ?White on Black? (Russian Booker Prize for 2003), translated into dozens of languages, created a sensation among the reading public,...
The author envisages a scenario where the truce between the USSR and Nazi Germany remained in force and Nazi forces were instead able to seize the Suez canal, advance on Dehli and control the skies over the United Kingdom.
The author is a former spy. The subject of his book is the Russian scientist, Vitalii Vorontsov. As he attended a symposium in Germany, American agents tried to recruit him as a spy.
The Argentinean tangoa dance of passion and sensuality? A dance of passion and danger! A dance, which led a young ballerina into the embrace of a mysterious man, and opened the door for her into the captivating, exotic world of Argentinean bohemia But
The author highlights three attempts made to assassinate Lenin.
On the threshold of summer Art Behshtejn waits for breathtaking events. He has absolutely no idea that soon a casual acquaintance will transform his life. This is a book about the first summer after college, an improbable time dizzying and dazzling in pr
In this novel, time, place and hero have come together very precisely. When "Duxless" was published in a circulation of twelve thousand, Sergei Minaev received the title of promising young author. When they printed another twenty-five, they said that he w
Still a boy, who becomes the involuntary accomplice of a crime and is then terrified by what has been done, he dreams of growing strong and just, he develops his natural abilities to help people, intending to be the healer of their bodies and souls, he st
Weapons from World War II ... In this category is everything that shoots, blows up, explodes... But perhaps Soviet command could predict the fascist's next blow. Gray cranes, a harmonous wedge flying from Libya on the lakes of Polesye, - now a terrible ba
Roby Singer, born during the war in Budapest to a boy from a poor Jewish family, was not circumcised in due time. And then his mother and grandmother, spending all their energies on the post-war survival, somehow forgot that their son and grandson were no
Считается, что закон не имеет обратной силы. Да, но только – не закон человеческих отношений. Можно ли заключить в строгие временные рамки родственные чувства, любовь, дружбу, честь, служебный долг? Как определить точку отсчета для этих понятий? Они – вне
This collection contains testimonies of remarkable people, half-forgotten events, connecting us with our ancestors who lived difficult, worthy, sometimes heroic lives. In addition to a large official history, recorded, rewritten and edited daily, there is
In the third volume of the Millennium series, Lisbeth Salander lies in critical condition in a Swedish hospital, a bullet in her head. But she's fighting for her life in more ways than one: if and when she recovers, she'll stand trial for three murders. W
Mikael Blomkvist, crusading publisher of the magazine Millennium, has decided to run a story that will expose an extensive sex trafficking operation. On the eve of its publication, the two reporters responsible for the article are murdered, and the finger
"Black Dragon" is the name of river Amur in Chinese. On its Russian coast, there is a village Byvaloe, where Russians, Jewes, and Chinese people settled before and after the Russian Revolution of 1917. This mixture of people creates a context for the unus