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
Porfiry Petrovich is a literary-police algorithm. He investigates crimes and simultaneously writes detective stories about it, earning money for the Police Department. Marukha Cho is an art critic with a lot of money and her specialty is the so-called "gy
Polish hontology. Things and people in the years of transition.
Theater of Despair - Desperate Theater. Autobiography. Book nominated for the Big Book Award!
It is a documentary novel about the search for answers to the most burning questions about the Holocaust in the territory of Lithuania. Author faithfully studies the archives, reads the protocols, compares the testimonies, and reviews video recordings - i
So the novel takes place in the early Soviet years. "My children" is a bold and profound study of the consciousness of the Russian German, in which love for the Great River Volga and related beliefs-steppe, pagan, savage-naive, with a clear touch of Kalmy
The novel "Walnut Buddha" by Boris Akunin describes the contradictory, turbulent era of Tsar Peter the Great (Peter I) and accompanies the fifth volume of the project "The History of the Russian State" - "Tsar Peter Alekseevich". In the characters of the
Locked behind bars for three years, Shadow did his time, quietly waiting for the day when he could return to Eagle Point, Indiana. A man no longer scared of what tomorrow might bring, all he wanted was to be with Laura, the wife he deeply loved, and start
About love that is stronger than death. About that light and this darkness. Mysteries of consciousness and their clues.Fundamentals vampoekonomiki. Gynecology of protest. The firm guarantees: Not a word about the swamp! For the first time in the world li
Here they are--some of the funniest tales and ruminations ever put into print, by one of the great comic minds of our time. From THE WHORE OF MENSA, to GOD (A Play), to NO KADDISH FOR WEINSTEIN, old and new Woody Allen fans will laugh themselves hysterica
The book was based on materials from the family archive - memoirs, diaries, letters, photographs, as well as documents from the archives of the NKVD-KGB-FSB, which the authors managed to get acquainted only in 1998-2000. As a result, a story about many and many people connected with family, professional and friendly ties turned out. And broader is the...
The hero-narrator of THE CATCHER IN THE RYE is an ancient child of sixteen, a native New Yorker named Holden Caulfield. Through circumstances that tend to preclude adult, secondhand description, he leaves his prep school in Pennsylvania and goes undergrou
Captivating, surprisingly truthful and tragic narration-such is 'The Rum Diary' by American author and journalist Hunter Thompson. Although written in 1959, this novel was published only four years ago. The 'Lost Novel' of Hunter Thompson, the story is
For the first time in Russian: a love story between the beautiful widow Loredana and the Dominican mystic-revolutionary Orso. This love story unfolds in the beginning of the 16th century in Venice's two levels-a personification of Leonardo da Vinci's ide
Literary Almanac that replaced almanac called "Istoki", but saved all of the authors who wrote for it. In this edition the reader will find memoirs and poetry, prose and essays, humor and short stories - a great collection and an overview of Russian liter