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Fiction: ‘A Terrible Country' That's Impossible Not to Love

Posted On: Aug 10, 2018   |   Posted By: NY Times

The young Russian-American protagonist of Keith Gessen's new novel returns to the country of his birth and discovers both misery and magic.

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