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Disappearing Earth One Of The New York Times Best Books Of The Year A Best Book Of Entertainment Weekly, The Washington Post, NPR, Kirkus, AV Club National Book Award FinalistFinalist For The National Book Critics Circle John Leonard PrizeLonglisted For The Center For Fiction First Novel Prize National Best Seller Splendidly Imagined Thrilling Simon Winchester A Genuine Masterpiece Gary Shteyngart Spellbinding, Moving Evoking A Fascinating Region On The Other Side Of The World This Suspenseful And Haunting Story Announces The Debut Of A Profoundly Gifted WriterOne August Afternoon, On The Shoreline Of The Kamchatka Peninsula At The Northeastern Edge Of Russia, Two Girls Sisters, Eight And Eleven Go Missing In The Ensuing Weeks, Then Months, The Police Investigation Turns Up Nothing Echoes Of The Disappearance Reverberate Across A Tightly Woven Community, With The Fear And Loss Felt Most Deeply Among Its WomenTaking Us Through A Year In Kamchatka, Disappearing Earth Enters With Astonishing Emotional Acuity The Worlds Of A Cast Of Richly Drawn Characters, All Connected By The Crime A Witness, A Neighbor, A Detective, A Mother We Are Transported To Vistas Of Rugged Beauty Densely Wooded Forests, Open Expanses Of Tundra, Soaring Volcanoes, And The Glassy Seas That Border Japan And Alaska And Into A Region As Complex As It Is Alluring, Where Social And Ethnic Tensions Have Long Simmered, And Where Outsiders Are Often The First To Be AccusedIn A Story As Propulsive As It Is Emotionally Engaging, And Through A Young Writer S Virtuosic Feat Of Empathy And Imagination, This Powerful Novel Brings Us To A New Understanding Of The Intricate Bonds Of Family And Community, In A Russia Unlike Any We Have Seen Before


10 thoughts on “Disappearing Earth

  1. says:

    The correct response to the ending of this book is a violently whispered, fuck Reading the last couple chapters, it felt like my heart sprang into my throa


  2. says:

    What answers could Alla Innokentevna have for her Marina might ask what it was like to see your child turn thirteen, or fifteen, or graduate from high school How


  3. says:

    oooh, goodreads choice awards semifinalist for BEST MYSTERY THRILLER 2019 what will happen this is one of those rare perfect books the fact that it s a debut only makes it im


  4. says:

    One hand came up to press on her sternum Her heart hurt If Marina could peel off her left breast, crack back her ribs, and grip that muscular organ to settle it, she would She star


  5. says:

    The premise of Disappearing Earth was the immediate reason behind choosing this novel The Kamchatka Peninsula is I guess 10 time zones away from where I live, and has always been mysterious and u


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    Kamchatka My only knowledge of Kamchatka was that it is the name of cheap vodka my friends and I drank during our salad days We re named it coming atcha when we became employed and could afford premium vod


  7. says:

    Two sisters ages eight and eleven go missing on the Kamchatka peninsula Boy did I want to yell at my book No, no, no, no, no during the first story UGH The police are quickly called to investigate but find nothing n


  8. says:

    I had high hopes going into Disappearing Earth as I had heard so many great things about it But it pretty much disappointed me from beginning to end I think this is a case of mismatched expectations and experiences Eve


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    This could never have taken place in Soviet times,Valentina Nikolaevna said You girls can t imagine how safe it use to be No foreigners No outsiders Opening the peninsula was the biggest mistake our authorities ever made Now we re over


  10. says:

    DnF at 40% Wanted to like this but I m just not connecting with the story Two you g girls go missing Each succeeding chapter covers a month since they are gone Each chapter also introduces new characters, whose life has been marginally impacted


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