The beauty of this book is not rooted in excellent turns of phrase, like
“Both of them felt like milk bottles in the hands of a good housewife, ringing with cleanliness after a good wash.”
“Everything incidental had drained from Olga’s face; all that was left was a sharp, naked beauty, and the illness itself.”
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Russian Life is a publication of a 30-year-young, award-winning publishing house that creates a bimonthly magazine, books, maps, and other products for Russophiles the world over.
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