List of the Best Modern Books

List of the Best Modern Books

List of the Best Modern Books Akunin B. Publishing house: Zakharov Binding: soft Year: 2014The novel about Erast Fandorin takes place on the eve of the First World War in Baku, a magnificent and terrible city of oil, nouveau riche, fiery terrorists and eastern robbers. This time, the great detective got an adversary, whom it seems impossible to defeat … Salinger D. D. Series: Pocket book Publishing: Eksmo Bookbinding: soft Year: 2013 Classic writer, mystery writer, at the peak of…

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The Best Books of Russian Classics

The Best Books of Russian Classics

The Best Books of Russian Classics Some of the commissioners began to leave the city since the 19th, but nevertheless they all showed some kind of special excitement, nervousness and confusion, which brought them to a panic state. Yankel Yurovsky, a resident of the city of Yekaterinburg, secret chairman of the Extraordinary Investigative Commission and commissioner "special purpose houses" (the Ipatiev’s house where the Tsar’s Family was kept was called the Bolsheviks’s name), was in such a condition that, leaving…

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Top Science Fiction Books

Top Science Fiction Books

Top Science Fiction Books So the time has come for the annual “distribution of elephants.” Last year, in contrast to, say, a couple of previous ones, certain innovations were outlined. Firstly, there were several very decent books by domestic authors, able to compete on equal terms with foreign counterparts. Secondly, our publishers quite actively acquainted the public with hitherto unknown works of foreign science fiction writers – those that had been waiting for a translation for a very long time….

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100 Best Quotes from Feature Films

100 Best Quotes from Feature Films

100 Best Quotes from Feature Films A Hollywood actor, a former governor of California, during an interview with Australia’s Channel 9 in response to a question whether the continuation of the legendary franchise will happen, confidently replied: “Of course, I look forward to it.” Until then, the continuation of the Terminator epic was under great the question because of the failure at the rental of the fifth part of the Terminator: Genesis franchise, which was released in 2015. After meager…

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World Classics Literature List

World Classics Literature List

World Classics Literature List The World Library series of books by the Norwegian Book Club (Norwegian) is a list of one hundred books compiled in 2002 by the Norwegian Book Club together with the Norwegian Nobel Institute. One hundred writers from fifty-four countries of the world participated in the compilation of the list. The purpose of compiling the list was to select the most significant works of world literature from different countries, cultures and times. Eleven works on the list…

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The Best Novels

The Best Novels

The Best Novels According to established tradition, summarizes the book results of the past year and talks about the most popular best-sellers of domestic and foreign book ratings in 2014. We present an overview of the most successful books of 2014 in Russia and abroad. The material was prepared on the basis of annual statistics on the site’s service, as well as data from foreign sources – Publisher’s Weekly, The Guardian and Nielsen Bookscan. Russia – Fiction The unconditional leader…

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Modern Foreign Prose

Modern Foreign Prose

Modern Foreign Prose Creme de la Creme – a series of modern, not quite standard prose. Here, the authors are original, and the themes of the works are not standard. As for the name of the series – Creme de la Creme ("the cream"), then this applies, rather, to the best works of the publishing house itself, and not to modern foreign prose in general. Antonin Art. HeliogabalAntonen Artaud. Monk Antonin Artaud. Taraumara Georges Bataille, Colette Peño. Sacred Georges Bataille….

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Sci Fi Authors

Sci Fi Authors

Sci Fi Authors Naomi Novik, who took the Nebula Award for the novel “Moved” in 2016, the fantasy of a girl who was torn out of her beloved community to sacrifice to the dragon, feels different. Her rhetoric of “Sad Puppies” seems like a destructive, thoughtless manipulation of a strong fandom. “I’m glad to loudly trumpet my contempt for what happened,” Novik says in an interview with HuffPost. – I really hope that this year Hugo will go on changing…

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10 Most Popular Books in the World

10 Most Popular Books in the World

10 Most Popular Books in the World The Huffington Post blog was created by Kenneth Lehrer, Andrew Breitbart, Jonah Peretti and Arianna Huffington. New content regularly appears on the blog covering a wide range of topics: politics, business, the environment, entertainment, technology and much more. The concept of the blog was invented in May 2005, and the project itself was launched just a few days later, a year later one of large banks invested $ 5 million in the project,…

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The Best Books of Modern Literature

The Best Books of Modern Literature

The Best Books of Modern Literature Despite the high rates of technological progress, the development of the film industry and animation, books will always occupy the leading positions in terms of fascination and interest. And modern literature is no exception! In this section you can familiarize yourself with the very latest creations of authors from different countries, and choose a novel that has already become a bestseller and has gone down in history. This genre includes a variety of novels…

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