… impression of the book “A backpack, a bear, and 8 craters of vodka”
I thought that the best time to read biographies and memoirs was retirement.
It seems I was mistaken.
More than a month ago I received an announcement in my work email. Bridgewater University (or their bookclub) invited people to talk with the author about a book “A backpack, a bear, and 8 craters of vodka” by Lev Golinkin. The book is about the immigration of a Jewish family from the Soviet (back then) Ukraine.
Everything about Russia and Ukraine is on air now, so I decided to read it.Continue reading “When to read memoirs”