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Река

4.06 of 5 stars 4.06  ·  rating details  ·  62 ratings  ·  3 reviews
This compilation includes new short stories by Tatiana Tolstaya, as well as those, previously published. Intelligent and brutally direct talk to a reader about our times, Russia, the Russians, and much more.
Hardcover, 384 pages
Published 2007
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Inna
Удивительно упоительные рассказы. Каждое слово, каждое предложение вырваны из души автора и невольно соеденины с мыслями читателя в одно единое целое. Это то целое, которое порождается искренностью к своим мыслям, к ближнему, к миру.
Natalia
Неплохая, но слог и манера автора мне не очень понравились. Достаточно политизированная книга, где на каждой странице чувствуется давление автора. Видимо, Толстая - не мой автор.
Kate
Awesome stories from genius woman. She explores obvious thing with her clear wit and make her reader think about surroundings. She makes us conscious and it is great.
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Tatyana Tolstaya (Татьяна Толстая) was born in Leningrad, U.S.S.R. As the great-grandniece of the Russian author Leo Tolstoy and the granddaughter of Alexei Tolstoy, Tolstaya comes from a distinguished literary family; but, according to Marta Mestrovic's interview in Publishers Weekly with the author, she hates ‘‘being discussed as a relative of someone.’’

Still, Tolstaya's background is undeniably
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