Learn more about the world’s largest country with this curated list of 21 fiction and non-fiction audiobooks about Russia.
A conversation with Professor Michael Khodarkovsky about his new book, Russia’s 20th Century: a fresh look at the arc of Soviet history.
While the Russian Revolutions claimed many Romanov victims, Dowager Empress Maria Feodorovna, the mother of Nicholas II, famously survived. The life of this fascinating woman, born a Danish princess, is explored in C.W. Gortner’s novel, The Romanov Empress.
War and Peace gets 2016 off to a great start! I couldn’t be more excited about the upcoming drama series of Tolstoy’s War and Peace, which starts on January 3,…
There is nothing like the beginning of a venture like NaNoWriMo: all excitement and determination! 50,000 words in 30 days will be a breeze!
I feel sure my detractors will point out that what follows is yet another of those niggling problems, which plague the – well; let’s say the 5%, shall we?
Lucy Milne made two rather foolhardy bets last night over the sukiyaki and sushi.
The addition of my beloved Russian smoked salmon to these fishcakes takes them from a drab Wednesday night stopgap to the opening salvo of an elegant Saturday night dinner.
The holiday season in our American-Russian family is a marathon, not a sprint.
Cabin Fever Strikes A sinus infection – I seem to get one each time I re-enter Russia after an absence of more than two weeks – has kept me indoors…