Publish date: January 15th 2003
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages no: 278
Edition language: English
, Science Fiction Fantasy
, Science Fiction
, Russian Literature
, Post Apocalyptic
I joined a book club! I've never been a part of one before so I thought that it would be a fun experience. The book club is called International Reads here on GoodReads and its purpose is for its members to read as diversely as possible. We want to read as many books from foreign countries because f...
This is a truly wonderful book, I fell in love with the story! I haven't read many dystopian novels, but I'm sure that, in a couple of years, The Slynx will be considered one of the best from this genre. So you should read it before it becomes a "classic". :)It's the only novel of Tatyana Tolstaya, ...
Few books terrify me to the depths of my soul as much as this postapocalytic tale full of bleakly-black humor and dark satire, set amongst the radioactive desolation of Moscow Fyodor-Kuzmichsk - which is sunk low in degradation and regression, with economy dependent on mice-hunting, with a lone half...
Tatyana Tolstaya was born into the Russian aristocratic family of Tolstoy. You might be thinking, as was I, would that happen to be the Leo Tolstoy family? Why in fact it is! I wasn't able to trace down exactly how she is related to Leo, but in several articles it mentions her relationship to the ...