Russian Winter

by Daphne Kalotay

Russian Winter

Paperback, 496 pages, HarperCollins, List Price: $14.99 | purchase

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Former Bolshoi ballerina, Nina Revskaya, auctions off her jewelry collection and becomes overwhelmed by memories of her homeland, the friends she left behind amidst Stalinist aggression and the dark secret that brought her to a new life in Boston. A first novel.


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A glimpse behind the curtain at the life of Bolshoi ballerina Nina Revskaya. Kalotay's depiction of Revskaya is pitch-perfect — so much so you might forget she's fictional. With unexpected twists of memory and questioning of life's truths, Russian Winter, which has been a favorite in hardcover, was recently released in

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