A powerful story of metaphysical adventure.
A thrilling manhunt through the taiga.
As good as Stendhal or Tolstoy . . . I would rather read him than anyone else now writing
One of the significant novelists of our age.
Makine packs great steppes-full of history into compact, bejewelled boxes of prose.
Makine's wonderful economy of image and phrase convey far more than one could think possible about the Russian soul.
Andrei Makine and Geoffrey Strachan at Jaffe and Neale Bookshop
Jaffe and Neale Bookshop
11th Jul 2019
Andrei Makine and Geoffrey Strachan discuss Archipelago of Another Life at Jaffe and Neale Bookshop.