A SF story that could only have been written by a Russian... incredibly cynical and suspicious of a totalitarianistic government that prizes propogansa over results. Read morePublished 17 days ago by Mr D
This is one of my favorite sci-fi books. A worthwhile read if you have even the slightest interest in the history of the US/Soviet space race.Published 1 month ago by Aaron J.
Loved this book. It came in great condition. Pelevin is one of my favorite authors now and this particular text did not disappoint. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Casey
Omon Krivomazov has dreamt since childhood of becoming a pilot. Better yet, a cosmonaut. And, above all, of going to the moon. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Steven Davis
This involves a cosmonaut trainee. The things he goes through put the Russian space program in doubt. I don't think it was meant to be true to life, but a political satire.Published 13 months ago by Elizabeth Lanz
Russian authors are among the best in the world! This book was an amazing, great read. In fact, I'm getting ready to re-read it! Rich in irony and downright hilarious! Read morePublished 22 months ago by Laura L.
Quick and easy read. Very enjoyable with a great finish. I'd been wanting to read Pelevin for a while, and this was a great introduction.Published on April 10, 2013 by Matthew B Frank
Omon Ra is a fun, poignant, and ultimately powerful satire of the Soviet state, and on a deeper level, a meditation on human longing and the will to be free. Read morePublished on February 14, 2013 by M. C. Buell