City of Thieves: a Novel

By: Benioff, David

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During the Nazis' brutal siege of Leningrad, Lev Beniov is arrested for looting and thrown into the same cell as a handsome deserter named Kolya. Rather than being executed, the two are given a shot at saving their lives by complying with an outrageous directive: Secure a dozen eggs for a powerful Soviet colonel to use in his daughter's wedding cake. Insightful and funny, thrilling and terrifying, this is a gripping novel of World War II adventure and intimate coming-of-age story; a contemporary feel for how boys become men. ; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Title: City of Thieves: a Novel

Author: Benioff, David

Categories: Biographical,

Publisher: New York, NY, Plume: 2009

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 004163

Keywords: City Of Thieves PRISON HUMOR INSIGHT Boys To Men ADVENTURE WWII World War Ii LENINGRAD,