Reviews

  • The new and brilliantly witty translation by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky is a must

    Lisa Appignanesi, Independent, Books of the Year
  • Pevear and Volokhonsky are at once scrupulous translators and vivid stylists of English, and their superb rendering allows us, as perhaps never before, to grasp the palpability of Tolstoy's "characters, acts, situations"

    James Wood, New Yorker