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City of Thieves: A Novel

City of Thieves: A Novel

ISBN: 0670018708

Title: City of Thieves: A Novel

Author: David Benioff

KDL Description:


Documenting his grandparents’ experiences during the siege of Leningrad, a young writer learns how a military deserter tried to secure pardons by gathering hard-to-find ingredients for a powerful colonel’s daughter’s wedding cake.

Amazon Description:

Set within the monumental events of history, City of Thieves is an intimate coming-of-age tale with an utterly contemporary feel for how boys become men.