Contemporary Literary Fiction

A Russian Novel by Emmanuel Carrere

By Emmanuel Carrere

Set in Paris and Kotelnich, a small post-Soviet town, A Russian Novel lines Carrère's pursuit of 2 obsessions: the disappearance of his Russian grandfather and his fascination with a girl he loves yet can't hold 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 circumvent ourselves and the inevitable fee they unique as we find we won't, finally, break out our so much fearsome and chronic adversary: yourself.

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