Book List in Order:7 titles

  • The masterly novellas that established Ludmilla Petrushevskaya as one of the greatest living Russian writers -- including a new translation of the modern classic The Time Is Night “Love them,­ they’ll torture you; don’t love them, ­they...


  • Love stories, with a twist: the eagerly awaited follow-up to the great Russian writer’s New York Times bestselling scary fairy tales By turns sly and sweet, burlesque and heartbreaking, these realist fables of women looking for love are the stor...


  • Love stories, with a twist: the eagerly awaited follow-up to the great Russian writer's New York Times bestselling scary fairy tales By turns sly and sweet, burlesque and heartbreaking, these realist fables of women looking for love are the storie...


  • A woman finds herself filling a pit in the forest in the middle of the night; a family lock each other in their bedrooms to battle a strange plague; a wizard punishes two beautiful ballerinas by turning them into one hugely fat circus performer; ...


  • New York Times Bestseller Winner of the World Fantasy Award One of New York magazine’s 10 Best Books of the Year One of NPR’s 5 Best Works of Foreign FictionThe celebrated scary fairy tales of Russia’s preeminent contemporary fiction writer...


  • A complete collection of short fiction by the award-winning author of The Time: Night captures the lives of women as they search for love, living space, and money, and cope with their children, family strife, and the problems of aging in Soviet Russi...


  • Capturing the complexities of contemporary Russian life, the scribbled notes of Anna Andrianovna, written in the solitary hours of the night, chronicle her struggle to provide food, money, space, time, and love for the diverse members of her family....