ISBN-10: 4908793417

ISBN-13: 9784908793417

A Biography of an opportunity Miracle explores the lifetime of Lena, a tender lady turning out to be up within the a little bit vapid, bureaucracy-ridden and nationalistic Western Ukrainian urban of San Francisco. Lena is a misfit from early adolescence because of her unwillingness to scorn every little thing Russian, her propensity for befriending forlorn creatures, her aversion to the established order, and her worry of residing a silly and meaningless lifestyles. As her associates input collage, Lena units forth on a venture to protect the abused and downtrodden of San Francisco—be they canines or human—armed with not anything greater than an arsenal of humor, stubbornness, chutzpah and no scarcity of mind's eye. Her successes are minimum at most sensible, yet within the technique of attempting to retailer San Francisco's collective humanity, she can result saving her personal. firstly look a loopy and combative lady, Lena simply could be the salvation that the Ukrainians of San Francisco sorely need.
With haiku-like precision, Tanja's deceptively uncomplicated writing variety blends surrealism and magical realism with satirical wit, sometimes outlandish humor and poignant social remark. The German literary media has defined her depictions of up to date Ukraine as choked with humor and absurdity, yet "more targeted and harsher" than these of her friends, evaluating her to the 19th-century Russian satirist Saltykov-Shchedrin and hailing her as "a identify to be remembered." This paintings, her so much provocative thus far, was once a finalist for the 2012 BBC e-book of the 12 months Award in Ukraine, and has been lauded as "simply inventive" by way of fellow Ukrainian authors.

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