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The Lion And The Dog – Lev Tolstoy

In this post, we will see the book The Lion And The Dog by Lev Tolstoy. About the book This short book has two stories. The first story is of an unlikely friendship between a lion and a dog. The … Continue reading

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Yushka | ইউশকা | యుష్కా – Kuprin

In this post, we will see the book Yushka by Alexander Kuprin. About the book The book is about an intelligent and magnificent cat named Yushka. Her habits,  behavior and experience of living with her are described. The book was … Continue reading

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My Animal Book – Charushin

In this post, we will see My Animal Book by Yevgeny Charushin. The book has some really beautiful paintings of animals in their natural habitat. It has three “parts” The Animals of Hot and Cold Lands 3In the Woods 29In … Continue reading

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Cardboard Clock Square – Yakhnin

In this post we will see the book Cardboard Clock Square by Leonid Yakhnin. This is an fabulously illustrated storybook for children.   The illustrations were done by Evgeny Monin and the book was translated from the Russian by Fainna … Continue reading

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A Bookful of Beasts – Mayakovsky

In this post, we will see the book A Bookful of Beasts by Vladimir Mayakovsky. About the book The book is a picture book that describes various animals like elephants, llamas, giraffes, penguins, monkeys, camels, crocodiles, zebras, pelicans, bison, ostriches, … Continue reading

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Whose is the Sun? – Averenkov

In this post, we will see the book Whose is the Sun? by Yuri Averenkov. About the book The book narrates the story of a pup and a chick who start to play and end up as friends. As in … Continue reading

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The Green Island – Datskevich

In this post, we will see the book The Green Island by Victor Datskevich. About the book In the book, a father and son (Vadik) explore botanical gardens of Moscow. The book is a nice introduction to nature watch for children which … Continue reading

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Faust versus Mephistopheles? – Smirnov

In this post, we will see the book Faust versus Mephistopheles? by Kim Smirnov. About the book Where does knowledge lead – does it benefit man or will it prove to be his undoing? This con­troversy between Faust and Mephistopheles … Continue reading

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Man and Nature – Fedorov

In this post, we will see the book Man and Nature by E. Fedorov. About the book The book explores the aspect of development from the perspective of the relationship of humanity to nature. The author links these to a … Continue reading

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Ernesto Che Guevara – Lavretsky

In this post, we will see the biography of Ernesto “Che” Guevara by I. R. Lavretsky.  Che perhaps is the most iconic face of a revolutionary, and indeed in deed he was a revolutionary at heart till his untimely and … Continue reading

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