An absolutely fascinating read for teens and anyone who is interested in a richly described account of imperialist Russia.
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Lara’s Gift is a step back in time to Imperial Russia, before the revolution of 1917. O’Brien captures the realities of the count’s estate, the clothing and lavish interiors, the grand kennels and stables, the lush celebrations, the intricate relationship between nobles and servants—and the longings of a peasant girl trapped by traditions and superstitions.
The Children’s Book Review | July 9, 2014 About The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia New from Candace Fleming, THE FAMILY ROMANOV: MURDER, REBELLION, AND THE FALL OF IMPERIAL RUSSIA (Schwartz & Wade / On sale July 8, 2014 / Ages 12 up) offers up non-fiction at its very best. From the acclaimed
The Children’s Book Review | July 3, 2014 About If You Were Me and Lived in Russia Exploring the world has never…
If You Were Me and Lived in Russia is the latest installment to a great picture book series that showcases diversity and encourages children to explore the world.