It's been a while since I've done a speed dating bonus episode, and this one is all about Russian novels for the Reading Envy Russia novel quarter. I discuss books I tried, what I think of them, and books I read previously. We might be moving on to non-fiction officially, but that doesn't mean we have to leave Russian literature behind forever. Download or listen via this link: Reading Envy 243: Russian Novel Speed Date Subscribe to the podcast via this link: Feedburner Or subscribe via Apple Podcasts by clicking: Subscribe Or listen through TuneIn Or listen on Google Play Or listen via Stitcher Or listen through Spotify Or listen through Google Podcasts Books discussed: An Evening with Claire by Gaito Gazdanov, translated by Bryan Karetnyk The Sentence by Louise Erdrich First Love by Ivan Turgenev, translated by Richard Freeborn Eugene Onegin by Alexander Pushkin, translated by Leo Tolstoy Oblomov by Ivan Goncherov, translated by Stephen Pearl Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov Zuleikha by Guzel Yakhina, translated by Lisa C. Hayden The Time of Women by Elena Chizhova, translated by Simon Patterson and Nina Chordas Untraceable by Sergei Lebedev, translated by Antonina W. Bouis Oblivion by Sergei Lebedev, translated by Antonina W. Bouis Brisbane by Eugene Vodolazkin, translated by Marian Schwartz Laurus by Eugene Vodolazkin, translated by Lisa C. Hayden Anna K.: A Love Story by Jenny Lee Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, translated by Constance Garrett The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky, translated by David McDuff The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov, translated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky A Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra The Tsar of Love and Techno by Anthony Marra City of Thieves by David Benioff A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles The Bookworm by Mitch Silver A Terrible Country by Keith Gessen Fardwor, Russia! by Oleg Kashin, translated by Will Evans Related episodes: Episode 228 - Full of Secrets with Audrey Episode 135 - Speed Dating 2018, Round 5 Episode 113 - Speed Dating 2018, round 1 Episode 117 - Speed Dating 2018, round 2 Episode 120 - Summer Reading; Speed Dating 2018, round 3 Episode 128 - Poetry and Whale Guts (Bonus episode; Speed Dating 2018, round 4) Episode 063 - Desolation Road (book speed dating and books on grief) Episode 059 - Are you Inspired Yet? bonus book speed dating Episode 047 - Sex with Elvis: Bonus Book Speed Dating Episode Episode 035 - Speed Dating Books Stalk us online: Jenny at Goodreads Jenny on Twitter Jenny is @readingenvy on Instagram and Litsy All links to books are through Bookshop.org, where I am an affiliate. I wanted more money to go to the actual publishers and authors. I link to Amazon when a book is not listed with Bookshop.