Paullina Simons

Leningrad, Russian Federation



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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Blog Tour 2019 Schedule

The Tiger Catcher Because Good Stories Never Die…

May 28Jennifer Tarheal Reader

May 29Collector of Book Boyfriends

May 30Viviana, Enchantress of Books

May 31 I Am, Indeed

June 3Nom de Plume

June 4Coffee Time Romance and More 

June 5The Book Decoder

June 6Teddy Rose Book Reviews Plus More (Giveaway of one copy of the book)

June 7The Book Connection (Q&A)


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The Bronze Horseman (The Br...

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Red Leaves

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Eleven Hours

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Road To Paradise

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Children of Liberty (The Br...

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A Song in the Daylight

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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


Hello, As I said in the thread, I would love at least 4 votes to choose a contemporary novel and will keep the poll open till the 16th.

  6 votes 50.0%

  3 votes 25.0%

  1 vote 8.3%

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12 total votes

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