Posts Tagged ‘Russia’

The Possessed – Elif Batuman

Five words from the blurb: funny, thoughtful, Russian, writers, travels I love the idea of Russian literature, but I have […]

The Siege – Helen Dunmore

  Short listed for 2001 Orange Prize and Whitbread Novel of the Year Award In September 1941 German troops surrounded […]

The Russian Countess – Edith Sollohub

Edith Sollohub was the daughter of a high ranking Russian diplomat, living in luxury on a large estate in St Petersburg. Her […]

Child 44 – Tom Rob Smith (Audio Book)

Child 44 was longlisted for the Booker Prize in 2008 and it’s presence on the list caused a lot of […]

The Master and Margarita – Mikhail Bulgakov

  .. . . . . Matthew’s raving about The Master and Margarita persuaded me to buy a copy, and […]