* An epic adventure of separated twins, trying to find each other, set in an accurate historical reconstruction of the Leningrad blockade.
* The dramatic storytelling creates a sense of immediacy that brings the narrative alive. The emotions leap stirring leap out at the reader from the pages of the protagonists’ diary.
* Winner of In Other Words Booktrust’s Book in Translation Award in London.
IN OTHER WORDS – BOOKTRUST’ S BOOK IN TRANSLATION AWARD, LONDON – WINNER – HONOR TITLE 2018
FIRST PUBLISHER: MONDADORI (ITALY), 2017
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