City of Thieves: A Novel
Title: City of Thieves: A Novel
Author: David Benioff
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.
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.