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Diane | 6187 comments Place any books set in the Ukraine here.


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Diane | 6187 comments Books set in Ukraine:


The Twelve Chairs by Ilya IlfThe Twelve Chairs by Ilya Ilf
Everything is Illuminated by Jonathan Safran FoerEverything Is Illuminated by Jonathan Safran Foer
A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian by Marina LewyckaA Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian by Marina Lewycka
Death And The Penguin by Andrey KurkovDeath and the Penguin by Andrey Kurkov
The Fixer by Bernard MalamudThe Fixer by Bernard Malamud
Nowhere Man by Aleksandar HemonNowhere Man by Aleksandar Hemon
The White Guard by Mikhail BulgakovThe White Guard by Mikhail Bulgakov
The Secret Holocaust Diaries  The Untold Story of Nonna Bannister by Nonna BannisterThe Secret Holocaust Diaries: The Untold Story of Nonna Bannister by Nonna Bannister
The Collected Tales (Everyman's Library, #315) by Nikolai GogolThe Collected Tales by Nikolai Gogol
Voices from Chernobyl  The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster by Svetlana AlexievichVoices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster by Svetlana Alexievich
Borderland  A Journey Through the History of the Ukraine by Anna ReidBorderland: A Journey Through the History of the Ukraine by Anna Reid
The Silence of Trees by Valya Dudycz LupescuThe Silence of Trees by Valya Dudycz Lupescu
Moonlight in Odessa by Janet Skeslien CharlesMoonlight in Odessa by Janet Skeslien Charles
Prisoners in the Promised Land  The Ukrainian Internment Diary of Anya Soloniuk (Dear Canada) by Marsha Forchuk SkrypuchPrisoners in the Promised Land by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch
Wormwood Forest  A Natural History of Chernobyl by Mary MycioWormwood Forest: A Natural History of Chernobyl by Mary Mycio
The Harvest of Sorrow  Soviet Collectivization and the Terror-Famine by Robert ConquestThe Harvest of Sorrow: Soviet Collectivization and the Terror-Famine by Robert Conquest
The Dogs and the Wolves by Irène NémirovskyThe Dogs and the Wolves by Irène Némirovsky
Penguin Lost (Melville International Crime) by Andrey KurkovPenguin Lost by Andrey Kurkov
The Courilof Affair by Irène NémirovskyThe Courilof Affair by Irène Némirovsky
Babi Yar  A Document in the Form of a Novel; New, Complete, Uncensored Version by A. AnatoliBabi Yar: A Document in the Form of a Novel by A. Anatoli
Rogue Oracle (Oracle, #2) by Alayna WilliamsRogue Oracle by Alayna Williams
Band of Angels  A Novel by Julia GregsonBand of Angels: A Novel by Julia Gregson
The Sky Unwashed by Irene ZabytkoThe Sky Unwashed by Irene Zabytko
Matter of Death and Life by Andrey KurkovMatter of Death and Life by Andrey Kurkov
Evenings on a Farm near Dikanka / Vechera na khutore bliz Dikanki by Nikolai GogolEvenings on a Farm near Dikanka by Nikolai Gogol
Dynamo  Triumph and Tragedy in Nazi-Occupied Kiev by Andy DouganDynamo: Triumph and Tragedy in Nazi-Occupied Kiev by Andy Dougan
Kobzar's Children  A Century of Untold Ukranian Stories by Marsha Forchuk SkrypuchKobzar's Children: A Century of Untold Ukranian Stories by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch
The Ukrainians  Unexpected Nation, Third Edition by Andrew WilsonThe Ukrainians by Andrew Wilson
A Biography of No Place  From Ethnic Borderland to Soviet Heartland by Kate BrownA Biography of No Place: From Ethnic Borderland to Soviet Heartland by Kate Brown
Chernobyl Murders by Michael BeresChernobyl Murders by Michael Beres
Dancing in Odessa by Ilya KaminskyDancing in Odessa by Ilya Kaminsky
Tales of Odessa by Isaac BabelTales of Odessa by Isaac Babel
King of Odessa  A Novel of Isaac Babel by Robert A. RosenstoneKing of Odessa: A Novel of Isaac Babel by Robert A. Rosenstone
Odessa  Genius and Death in a City of Dreams by Charles  KingOdessa: Genius and Death in a City of Dreams by Charles King
O Exército De Cavalaria by Isaac BabelRed Cavalry by Isaac Babel
Katerina  A Novel by Aharon AppelfeldKaterina: A Novel by Aharon Appelfeld
The President's Last Love by Andrey KurkovThe President's Last Love by Andrey Kurkov
Bequest by A.K. ShevchenkoBequest by A.K. Shevchenko
Field Work in Ukrainian Sex by Oksana ZabuzhkoField Work in Ukrainian Sex by Oksana Zabuzhko
Execution by Hunger  The Hidden Holocaust by Miron DolotExecution by Hunger: The Hidden Holocaust by Miron Dolot
Taras Bulba (Classic Reprint) by Nikolai GogolTaras Bulba by Nikolai Gogol
Chernobyl by Frederik PohlChernobyl by Frederik Pohl
Blooms Of Darkness  A Novel by Aharon AppelfeldBlooms of Darkness: A Novel by Aharon Appelfeld
Chernobyl  Confessions of a Reporter by Igor KostinChernobyl: Confessions of a Reporter by Igor Kostin
Ukrainian Folk Tales (Hardcover) by Ivan RudchenkoUkrainian Folk Tales by Ivan Rudchenko
Ukrainian Folk Tales by Irina ZheleznovaUkrainian Folk Tales by Irina Zheleznova
Journey to Chernobyl  Encounters in the Radioactive Zone by Glenn Alan CheneyJourney to Chernobyl: Encounters in the Radioactive Zone by Glenn Alan Cheney
Ukraine  A History by Orest SubtelnyUkraine: A History by Orest Subtelny
Ablaze  The Story of the Heroes and Victims of Chernobyl by Piers Paul ReadAblaze: The Story of the Heroes and Victims of Chernobyl by Piers Paul Read
The Family Mashber by Der NisterThe Family Mashber by Der Nister
The Story of a Life by Aharon AppelfeldThe Story of a Life by Aharon Appelfeld
Ukraina  Songs of a Beloved Land by Walter William MelnykUkraina: Songs of a Beloved Land by Walter William Melnyk
The Cossacks by Shane O'RourkeThe Cossacks by Shane O'Rourke
Scratches On A Prison Wall by Luba KomarScratches On A Prison Wall by Luba Komar
The Truth About Chernobyl by Grigori MedvedevThe Truth About Chernobyl by Grigori Medvedev
Life Exposed  Biological Citizens after Chernobyl  by Adriana PetrynaLife Exposed: Biological Citizens after Chernobyl by Adriana Petryna
An Orange Revolution  A Personal Journey Through Ukrainian History by Askold KrushelnyckyAn Orange Revolution: A Personal Journey by Askold Krushelnycky
Revolution in Orange  The Origins of Ukraines Democratic Breakthrough by Michael McFaulRevolution in Orange: The Origins of Ukraines Democratic Breakthrough by Michael McFaul
Ukrainian Minstrels  And the Blind Shall Sing (Folklores and Folk Cultures of Eastern Europe) by Natalie O. KononenkoUkrainian Minstrels: And the Blind Shall Sing by Natalie O. Kononenko
The cathedral  A novel (Translation series / St. Sophia Religious Association of Ukrainian Catholics) by Oles HoncharThe cathedral: A novel by Oles Honchar
Shush!  Growing Up Jewish under Stalin  A Memoir by Emil DraitserShush! Growing Up Jewish under Stalin: A Memoir by Emil Draitser
Nervous people / Nervnye lyudi by Mikhail ZoshchenkoNervous People, and Other Satires by Mikhail Zoshchenko
Perverzion (Writings from an Unbound Europe) by Yuri AndrukhovychPerverzion by Yuri Andrukhovych
Conspiracy in Kiev by Noel HyndConspiracy in Kiev by Noel Hynd
Life Sentence  Memoirs Of A Ukrainian Political Prisoner by Danylo ShumukLife Sentence: Memoirs of a Ukranian Political Prisoner by Danylo Shumuk
Meltdown by Chuck HoltonMeltdown by Chuck Holton
The Good Angel of Death by Andrey KurkovThe Good Angel of Death by Andrey Kurkov
The Raspberry Hut  And Other Ukrainian Folk Tales Retold in English by Danny EvanishenThe Raspberry Hut: And Other Ukrainian Folk Tales Retold in English by Danny Evanishen
The Case of the General's Thumb by Andrey KurkovThe Case of the General's Thumb by Andrey Kurkov
The Forgotten Soldier by Guy SajerThe Forgotten Soldier by Guy Sajer
Stalin's Children  Three Generations of Love, War and Survival by Owen MatthewsStalin's Children: Three Generations of Love, War and Survival by Owen Matthews
A Guest for the Night by S.Y. AgnonA Guest for the Night by Shmuel Yosef Agnon
Five Loaves and Two Bowls of Borscht  Discovering God's Power in Ukraine by Janice LemkeFive Loaves and Two Bowls of Borscht by Janice Lemke
An Echo in My Blood  The Search for My Family's Hidden Past by Alan WeismanAn Echo in My Blood: The Search for My Family's Hidden Past by Alan Weisman
Thousands of Roads  A Memoir of a Young Woman's Life in the Ukrainian Underground During and After World War II by Maria Savchyn PyskirThousands of Roads: A Memoir of a Young Woman's Life by Maria Savchyn Pyskir
The Selected Poems by Oleh LyshehaThe Selected Poems of Oleh Lysheha by Oleh Lysheha


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Karen | 1 comments Dr. Zhivago by Boris Pasternak


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Chris (ChrisBrine) | 3 comments My Whispers of Horror  Letters telling women's true tales from ex-USSR nations by Olga Brine My Whispers of Horror: Letters telling women's true tales from ex-USSR nations by Olga Brine and Chris Brine
A non-fiction collection of letters from women in Ukraine and Russia describing their real experiences in domestic violence, human trafficking, and the cultural aspects that holds them down.


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The Collected Tales (other topics)
The Secret Holocaust Diaries: The Untold Story of Nonna Bannister (other topics)
A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian (other topics)
Nowhere Man (other topics)
Everything Is Illuminated (other topics)
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Jonathan Safran Foer (other topics)
Mikhail Bulgakov (other topics)
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