by Anthony Marra
2016’s featured book is a deftly interwoven collection of tales of life in Russian spanning decades and political movements. Like a good mixtape, what emerges is a compelling narrative arch of hope, heartbreak, and humor. Containing a cast of remarkable characters whose lives intersect in surprising ways, this book speaks evocatively to both the shortcomings and triumphs of the human condition.
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