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Death and the Penguin - Andrey Kurkov
Death and the Penguin
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781860469459 (1860469450)
Publisher: Vintage
Pages no: 228
Edition language: English
Series: Ορέστεια -3 (#1)
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Kaethe rated it
5.0 Death and the Penguin - Andrey Kurkov  
I don't read much from Russia or the Eastern European nations because life is mostly grim enough. The only exception I make is for Chekov's short stories. Until Nick Hornby reviewed this in his column for Believer. And he pointed out, just for me, that the titular penguin is a real seabird from Anta...
travelin rated it
4.0 Death and the Penguin
At one time, I wrote trailers for television. Like the main character of this novel, I could access reams of background details and reduce them to a few crisp lines. Also like the main character, I seldom saw the shows themselves or any of the results. One Christmas, I wrote only trailers for the sc...
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3.5 Death and the Penguin
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4.0 Death and the Penguin (Melville International Crime)
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