Paullina Simons





Paullina Simons

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Paullina Simons was born in Leningrad, USSR, in 1963. At the age of ten her family immigrated to the United States. Growing up in Russia Paullina dreamt of someday becoming a writer. Her dream was put on hold as she learned English and overcame the shock of a new culture.

After graduating from university and after various jobs including working as a financial journalist and as a translator Paullina wrote her first novel Tully. Through word of mouth that book was welcomed by readers all over the world.

She continued with more novels, including Red Leaves, Eleven Hours, The Bronze Horseman, The Bridge to Holy Cross (also known as Tatiana and Alexander), The Summer Garden and The Girl in Times Square (also known as Lily). Many of Paullina's no
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Summer has finally landed in New York, and we’re enjoying a muggy, thunderstorm-y, but nonetheless warm and full of fun season so far. To spice up the idle summer hours, I wanted to hold another giveaway, this time for my latest novel, Lone Star. Lone Star takes place in tempestuous, passionate, life-changing summer, and I think you’ll see why it’s my favorite seaso...

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The Bronze Horseman (The Br...
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Tatiana and Alexander (The ...
4.32 of 5 stars 4.32 avg rating — 18,649 ratings — published 2003 — 42 editions
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The Summer Garden (The Bron...
4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 13,275 ratings — published 2006 — 29 editions
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Tully
3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 5,585 ratings — published 1994 — 16 editions
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The Girl In Times Square
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Red Leaves
3.57 of 5 stars 3.57 avg rating — 2,842 ratings — published 1996 — 25 editions
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Eleven Hours
3.51 of 5 stars 3.51 avg rating — 2,327 ratings — published 1998 — 16 editions
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Road To Paradise
3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 1,743 ratings — published 2007 — 4 editions
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Song In The Daylight
3.1 of 5 stars 3.10 avg rating — 1,421 ratings — published 2009 — 5 editions
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“Alexander, were you looking for me?"
"All my life.”
Paullina Simons, The Bronze Horseman

“Ask yourself these three questions, Tatiana Metanova, and you will know who you are. Ask: What do believe in? What do you hope for? What do you love?”
Paullina Simons, The Bronze Horseman

“Tatiana: "Why did we spend two days fighting when we could have been doing this?"
Alexander: "That wasn't fighting, Tatiana. That was foreplay.”
Paullina Simons, The Bronze Horseman

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