Greater than half 1,000,000 readers have fallen in love with the New York Instances bestseller A Gentleman in Moscow
“How pleasant that in an period as crude as ours this finely composed novel stretches out with old-World class.” —The Washington Publish
“‘The Grand Budapest Lodge’ and ‘Eloise’ meets all of the Bond villains.” —TheSkimm
“Irresistible . . . [an] elegant interval piece . . . as lavishly filigreed as a Fabergé egg.” —O, The Oprah Journal
He can’t depart his lodge. You received’t wish to.
From the New York Instances bestselling creator of Guidelines of Civility—a transporting novel a couple of man who’s ordered to spend the remainder of his life inside a luxurious lodge.
In 1922, Rely Alexander Rostov is deemed an unrepentant aristocrat by a Bolshevik tribunal, and is sentenced to accommodate arrest within the Metropol, a grand lodge throughout the road from the Kremlin. Rostov, an indomitable man of erudition and wit, has by no means labored a day in his life, and should now reside in an attic room whereas among the most tumultuous a long time in Russian historical past are unfolding outdoors the lodge’s doorways. Unexpectedly, his decreased circumstances present him entry right into a a lot bigger world of emotional discovery.
Brimming with humor, a glittering solid of characters, and one superbly rendered scene after one other, this singular novel casts a spell because it relates the depend’s endeavor to achieve a deeper understanding of what it means to be a person of goal.
“And the intrigue! . . . [A Gentleman in Moscow] is laced with glowing threads (they’ll tie up) and tokens (they’ll matter): particular keys, secret compartments, gold cash, vials of coveted liquid, old style pistols, duels and scars, hidden assignations (discreet and smoky), stolen passports, a ruby necklace, mysterious letters on elegant lodge stationery . . . a luscious stage set, backdrop for a downright Casablanca-like drama.” —The San Francisco ChronicleA Gentleman in Moscow
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