By Emmanuel Carrere

Set in Paris and Kotelnich, a small post-Soviet town, A Russian Novel strains Carrère's pursuit of 2 obsessions: the disappearance of his Russian grandfather and his fascination with a lady he loves yet can't continue from destroying.

Elegant and passionate, A Russian Novel weaves the strands of Carrère's tale right into a travelogue of a trip inward. highway journey, confession, emotional journey de strength, this fearless reckoning illuminates the schemes we devise to stay away from ourselves and the inevitable fee they distinct as we find we can't, in any case, get away our such a lot fearsome and chronic adversary: yourself.

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