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Penguin lost

Author: Andreĭ Kurkov
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Viktor Zolotaryov - last seen in 'Death and the Penguin' fleeing mafia vengeance on an Antarctica-bound flight booked for Penguin Misha - seizes, once there, a heaven-sent opportunity to return to Kiev with a new identity.
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Genre/Form: Satirical literature
Black humor
Fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andreĭ Kurkov
ISBN: 0099461692 9780099461692
OCLC Number: 57200458
Notes: This translation originally published: London: Harvill, 2004.
Description: 255 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Zakon uliki.
Responsibility: Andrey Kurkov ; translated from the Russian by George Bird.

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Viktor - last seen in Death and the Penguin fleeing Mafia vengeance on an Antarctica-bound flight booked for Penguin Misha - seizes a heaven-sent opportunity to return to Kiev with a new identity.  Read more...

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"Delicious - when Viktor finally finds Misha it is as if Woody Allen had gone to meet Kurtz" * Spectator * "There is more magic in his realism than in a library of witches and wizards" * Scotland on Read more...

 
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