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The Case of the General's Thumb

Written by Andrey Kurkov
Translated by George Bird


Format: eBook
Publisher: Melville International Crime
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $14.95

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The Case of the General's Thumb

Written by Andrey Kurkov
Translated by George Bird


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
Publisher: Melville International Crime
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $14.95

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Death and the Penguin

Written by Andrey Kurkov
Translated by George Bird


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
Publisher: Melville International Crime
On Sale: June 7, 2011
Price: $14.95

A masterful tale set in post-Soviet Kiev that’s both darkly-funny and ominous...

In the widely hailed prequel to Penguin Lost, aspiring writer Viktor Zolotaryov leads a down-and-out life in poverty-and-violence-wracked Kiev–he’s out of work and his only friend is a penguin, Misha that he rescued when the local zoo started getting rid... Read more >
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Death and the Penguin

Written by Andrey Kurkov
Translated by George Bird


Format: eBook
Publisher: Melville International Crime
On Sale: June 7, 2011
Price: $14.95

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Also available as a trade paperback.

Exam Copy
Penguin Lost

Written by Andrey Kurkov
Translated by George Bird


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
Publisher: Melville International Crime
On Sale: September 27, 2011
Price: $14.95

Andrey Kurkov’s first book to be published in English, Death and the Penguin, was hailed by leading critics in the US and the UK as “a tragicomic masterpiece” (The Daily Telegraph) of suspense about life on the crime-riddled streets of an impoverished, post-Soviet Kiev. But until now, fans haven’t been able... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

Penguin Lost

Written by Andrey Kurkov
Translated by George Bird


Format: eBook
Publisher: Melville International Crime
On Sale: June 7, 2011
Price: $14.95

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Also available as a trade paperback.
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