New Arrivals · Russian Language Titles

March 8, 2017
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

O nem i o babochkakh : roman

March 7, 2017
Lipskerov, Dmitriĭ, author.
Moskva : Izdatelʹstvo AST : Redakt︠s︡ii︠a︡ Eleny Shubinoĭ, 2016.
414 pages ; 21 cm.
"Literaturno-khudozhestvennoe izdanie"--Colophon.

Li︠u︡bovnik ledi Chatterli

March 7, 2017
Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930, author.
©2016
414 pages ; 21 cm
"Constance (Lady Chatterley) is sexually frustrated because her husband has been paralyzed in the war and rendered impotent. She starts an affair with the gamekeeper, Oliver Mellors... the book was banned as pornography, in the U.S.A., until 1960." -- cataloger's summary

Mata Khari : Shpionka

March 7, 2017
Coelho, Paulo, author.
©2016
255 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
First published in Portuguese in Brazil in 2016.
"When Mata Hari arrived in Paris she was penniless. Within months she was the most celebrated woman in the city. As a dancer, she shocked and delighted audiences; as a courtesan, she bewitched the era's richest and most powerful men. But as paranoia consumed a country at war, Mata Hari's lifestyle brought her under suspicion. In 1917, she was arrested in her hotel room on the Champs Elysees, and accused of espionage. Told in Mata Hari's voice through her final letter, The Spy is the unforgettable story of a woman who dared to defy convention and who paid the ultimate price." -- goodreads.com

Prizrak Opery

March 7, 2017
Leroux, Gaston, 1868-1927, author.
©2016
414 pages ; 21 cm
First published in French in France in 1910.
Under the Paris Opera House lives a disfigured musical genius who uses music to win the love of a beautiful opera singer.

Kraĭniĭ : [roman]

March 7, 2017
Khemlin, Margarita.
Moskva : Idzatelʹstvo AST/Redakt︠s︡ii︠a︡ Eleny Shubinoĭ, 2016.
286 pages ; 21 cm.
"Literaturno-khudozhestvennoe izdanie"--Colophon.
O vremeni, kogda schastʹe otmenyaetsi︠a︡. Malenʹkiĭ chelovek Nisl Zaĭdenband i bolʹshai︠a︡ beschelovechnai︠a︡ boĭni︠a︡. Vyzhivanie i nevozmozhnostʹ zhizni posle togo, kak v voĭne postavlena tochka. Tochka, kotorai︠a︡ okazalasʹ bezdnoĭ.

I︠Un︡ai︠a︡ nevesta

March 7, 2017
Baricco, Alessandro, 1958- author.
©2016
254 pages ; 21 cm
First published in Italian in Italy in 2015.
A young bride is to prepare for her upcoming wedding and marriage at the groom's family estate. Here, eccentric residents have numerous fears and she will learn the family secrets.

Schastlivchiki

March 7, 2017
Steel, Danielle, author.
Moskva : ĖKSMO, 2014.
313 pages ; 22 cm.
Translation of: Winners.
Added title page in English.

Shum vremeni

March 7, 2017
Barnes, Julian, author.
Moskva : Izdatelʹstvo "Inostranka", [2016]
285 pages ; 21 cm
"A compact masterpiece dedicated to the Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich--Julian Barnes's first novel since his best-selling, Booker Prize-winning The Sense of an Ending. 1936: Shostakovich, just thirty, fears for his livelihood and his life. Stalin, hitherto a distant figure, has taken a sudden interest in his work and denounced his latest opera. Now, certain he will be exiled to Siberia (or, more likely, shot dead on the spot), he reflects on his predicament, his personal history, his parents, various women and wives, his children all of those hanging in the balance of his fate. And though a stroke of luck prevents him from becoming yet another casualty of the Great Terror, for years to come he will be held fast under the thumb of despotism: made to represent Soviet values at a cultural conference in New York City, forced into joining the Party, and compelled, constantly, to weigh appeasing those in power against the integrity of his music. Barnes elegantly guides us through the trajectory of Shostakovich's career, at the same time illuminating the tumultuous evolution of the Soviet Union. The result is both a stunning portrait of a relentlessly fascinating man and a brilliant meditation on the meaning of art and its place in society"-- Provided by publisher.

Ostalʹnye tridt︠sa︡tʹ dva

March 7, 2017
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961, author.
Moskva [Moscow, Russia] : Izdatelʹstvo AST, 2016.
479 pages ; 21 cm
Originally in English.
"The Nick Adams Stories show a memorable character growing from child to teenager to soldier, veteran, writer & parent--a sequence closely paralleling events of Hemingway's life.The 1st section, called Northern Woods, includes "Three Shots", "Indian Camp", "The Doctor & the Doctor's Wife", "Ten Indians" & "The Indians Moved Away". The 2nd section, On His Own, includes "The Light of the World", "The Battler", "The Killers", "The Last Good Country" & "Crossing the Mississippi".The 3rd section, War, has "Night Before Landing", "Nick Sat Against the Wall", "Now I Lay Me", "A Way You'll Never Be" & "In Another Country". The 4th section, Soldier Home, has "Big Two-Hearted River", "The End of Something", "The Three-Day Blow" & "Summer People". The 5th section, Company of Two, has "Wedding Day", "On Writing", "An Alpine Idyll", "Cross-Country Snow" & "Fathers & Sons" ". -- goodreads.com

Voĭlochnyĭ vek

March 7, 2017
Tolstai︠a︡, Tatʹi︠an︡a, 1951 May 3- author.
Moskva : Izdatelʹstvo AST : Redakt︠s︡ii︠a︡ Eleny Shubinoĭ, 2015.
350 pages ; 21 cm.
Previously published short stories and essays on the theme of time.
Voĭlochnyĭ vek -- Smutnoe vremi︠a︡ -- Sluchaĭnye dni -- Zolotoĭ vek.

Kli︠u︡ch Germesa Trismegista

November 15, 2016
Aleksandrova, N. (Natalʹi︠a︡), author.
Moskva : Izdatelʹstvo Ė, 2016.
282 pages ; 21 cm

Barabannye palochki : povesti

November 14, 2016
Bossart, Alla, author.
©2016
253 pages ; 18 cm
Provodnik -- Sad renessansa -- Otsytstvie Grafiry -- Barabannye palochki -- Podarok fei -- Arkadii︠a︡ -- Serdt︠se︡ kholma -- Noĭ -- Durochka, ili Depo "Zhelanie" -- Piki kozyri.

Devi︠at︡ʹ molchashchikh muzhchin

November 14, 2016
Leonov, Nikolaĭ, author.
©2016
380 pages ; 22 cm
Devi︠at︡ʹ molchashchikh muzhchin -- Khishchniki.
Nine young men were enjoying themselves at a roadside cafe in Samara, when a gunman opened fire shooting eight at point blank range. The ninth escaped only to turn up dead in a burnt-out car a month later. The killer was never found. In Moscow, a commercial director, Oleg Zhidkov suddenly disappears. Leading the investigation are Lev Gurov and Stanislav Kryachko. Just staring their investigation they are shocked that the disappearance of Zhidkov was directly linked to the terrible violence in Samara fourteen years before.

Li︠u︡bi meni︠a︡ do smerti

November 14, 2016
Brennan, Allison, author.
©2016
473 pages ; 21 cm
"Six years ago, Lucy Kincaid was attacked and nearly killed by an online predator. She survived. Her attacker did not. Now Lucy's goal is to join the FBI and fight cyber-crime, but in the meantime, she's volunteering with a victims rights group, surfing the Web undercover to lure sex offenders into the hands of the law. But when the predators she hunts start turning up as murder victims, the FBI takes a whole new interest in Lucy. With her future and possibly even her freedom suddenly in jeopardy, Lucy discovers she's a pawn in someone's twisted plot to mete out vigilante justice. She joins forces with security expert and daredevil Sean Rogan, and together they track their elusive quarry from anonymous online chat rooms onto the mean streets of Washington, D.C. But someone else is shadowing them: A merciless stalker has his savage eye on Lucy. The only way for her to escape his brutality may be another fight to the death." -- goodreads.com

Molodostʹ

November 14, 2016
Sorrentino, Paolo, author.
©2015
216 pages ; 21 cm
Originally in Italian.
"In a Swiss resort at the foot of the Alps, rest two elderly friends. Englishman Fred Ballinger, a famous composer and conductor, maintains a diplomatic siege of the royal messenger, persistently refusing to appear for a concert at the personal request of Elizabeth II. American film director Mick Boyle does not bring to mind the statement of his latest film, will, on which he is working with a team of young colleagues. Friends reflect on the past and the future, carefully watching their own children and other guests of the hotel. Under the facade of grandeur inert passions run high, life does not allow passive participation... this book is based on the script of a movie, first shown at the Cannes Film Festival 2015. The main role brilliantly performed by Michael Caine and Harvey Keitel." -- cataloger's translation and summary of publisher's or bookseller's website.

Podmeny : roman

November 14, 2016
Ri︠az︡hskiĭ, Grigoriĭ, 1953- author.
Sankt-Peterburg : Azbuka, 2016.
445 pages ; 21 cm

Svidanie po zadanii︠u︡

November 14, 2016
Kulikova, Galina, author.
Moskva : Izdadelʹstvo Ė, 2016.
314 pages ; 21 cm.

Tam, gde techet moloko i med : roman i povesti

November 14, 2016
Minkina-Taĭcher, E. M. (Elena Mikhaĭlovna), author.
Moskva : Vremi︠a︡, 2016.
286 pages ; 18 cm.
"Literaturno-khudozhestvennoe izdanie"--Colophon.
Tam, gde techet moloko i med (roman) -- Povesti: -- Polanii︠a︡ -- I︠A︡ s toboi︠u︡, Shulamit -- Starik.

Vyzhivshiĭ : roman o mesti

November 14, 2016
Punke, Michael, author.
Moskva : Izdatelʹstvo "Ė", 2016.
314 pages : map ; 21 cm.
A story of survival on the American frontier chronicles the exploits of fur trapper Hugh Glass, who is attacked by a grizzly bear and left for dead by his fellow trappers, but survives and treks through the wilderness to seek justice.

Zapretnai︠a︡ li︠u︡bovʹ

November 14, 2016
Metlit︠s︡kai︠a︡, Marii︠a︡, author.
Moskva : Izdatelʹstvo "Ė", 2016.
379 pages ; 20 cm.
Vechnyĭ zapakh floksov / Marii︠a︡ Metlit︠s︡kai︠a︡ -- Nochʹ vdvoem / Tatʹi︠an︡a Tronina -- Mara / Valeriĭ Pani︠us︡hkin -- Li︠u︡bovʹ po vyzovu / Roman Senchin -- Chuzhai︠a︡ kukhni︠a︡ / Masha Traub -- Lëd / Grigoriĭ Arosev -- Li︠u︡bovʹ feministki / Valeriĭ Pani︠us︡hkin -- Karniz / Marii︠a︡ Anufrieva -- Zvezdnai︠a︡ pylʹ / Margarita Meklina -- Neopredelivshiĭsi︠a︡ / Irina Shcheglova -- Abort / Dmitriĭ Emet︠s︡ -- Ta, drugai︠a︡ / Ulʹi︠a︡ Nova.

Chemodan

October 26, 2016
|6880-01 Dovlatov, Sergeĭ.
|6880-03 Sankt-Peterburg : Azbuka, [2016]
155 pages ; 19 cm.
|6880-05 Krepovye finskie noski -- Nomenklaturnye polubotinki -- Prilichnyĭ dvubortnyĭ kosti︠u︡m -- Ofit︠se︡rskiĭ remenʹ-- Kurtka Fernana Lezhe -- Poplinovai︠a︡ rubashka -- Zimni︠a︡i︠a︡ shapka -- Shoferskie perchatki.

Geroĭ : roman

October 26, 2016
|6880-01 Pogodina-Kuzʹmina, Olʹga, author.
|6880-03 Moskva : Izdatelʹstvo AST, 2015.
317 pages ; 21 cm
|6880-04 In the beginning of the twentieth century Princess Vera Chernysheva and lieutenant Andrey Dolmatov become acquainted under strange circumstances. But the First World War changes everything leading Dolmatov to the front and Chernysheva as a nurse in a hospital.

Konet︠s︡ zemnoĭ istorii

October 26, 2016
|6880-01 Bachinskai︠a︡, Inna, author.
©2016
314 pages ; 21 cm
|6880-05 Three family members of a prominent producer are murdered, one after the other.

Nad propastʹi︠u︡ zhiznʹ i︠a︡rche : [roman]

October 26, 2016
|6880-01 Litvinova, Anna, author.
|6880-03 Moskva : Izdatelʹstvo "Ė", 2016.
313 pages ; 21 cm.

Semʹ zhizneĭ

October 26, 2016
|6880-01 Prilepin, Zakhar, author.
|6880-04 Moskva : Redakt︠s︡ii︠a︡ Eleny Shubinoĭ, 2016.
249 pages ; 21 cm.
|6880-06 Sher Aminʹ -- Poputchiki -- Zima -- Rybaki i kosmonavty -- Spichki i tabak, i vsë takoe -- Petrov -- Pervoe kladbishche -- Ėmigrant -- Blizhniĭ, dalʹniĭ, blizhniĭ -- Semʹ zhizneĭ.

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