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  • Delicious – when Viktor finally finds Misha it is as if Woody Allen had gone to meet Kurtz

  • There is more magic in his realism than in a library of witches and wizards

    Scotland on Sunday
  • Rich, authentic and entertaining

    New Statesman
  • This grotesque post-Soviet world is tinged with Dostoevskian absurdity

  • Death and the Penguin was praised for its brutal humour, tender humanity and all-out guts. Penguin Lost is a sequel equally superlative and twice as readable


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