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A good read, hard to put the book down from beginning to end.
He certainly succeeded, producing a beautifully written, exciting and humorous yet sad story filled with outstanding characters, particularly Kolya.
Not only was it interesting from an historical perspective but the characters were well drawn and the story was compelling.
Truly compelling, funny, enthralling, sad yes but truly remarkable take. I was transported and could not put it down. Really worthwhile to read.Published 4 days ago by Misch
I loved reading the story, it balanced the cruelty of war with humor and a nod to coming of age.Published 5 days ago by Danielle Angeli
Brought history alive in a way that made me care and cry, and left me with a little hope at the end... Read morePublished 7 days ago by Kindle Customer
Fast, interesting read, and based on true story. Gives you a feel for living in unimaginable circumstances.Published 9 days ago by Graybear
A very enjoyable read. Well written. Not your usual war story. The characters will stay with you a long time.Published 12 days ago by Shopper Mom
What a pleasant find! this book has all that life delivers to us in one book. I am terribly interested in WWII books and this delivered. Read morePublished 13 days ago by Lunareist
City of Thieves is a truly great book, and one that you can read in one sitting. It's that good. The characters Lev and Kolya are so real that you can see them, smell them, and... Read morePublished 14 days ago by Jerry Amernic
A shorter novel but quirky novel set during the siege of Leningrad.
In many ways, it is a coming of age story between two teenagers set in a dark but humorous tale that takes... Read more