City of thieves: a novel

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Documenting his reluctant grandparents' experiences during the infamous siege of Leningrad, a young writer learns his grandfather's story about how a military deserter and he endeavored to secure their pardons by gathering hard-to-find ingredients for a powerful colonel's daughter's wedding cake.
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9780340923153
9781440630583
9780452295292
9781410409263
9781481538909
9780670018703
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 5.9, 13 Points
Lexile measure:
910L
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subject_facet Adventure
Domestic fiction
Elderly -- Psychology -- Fiction
Grandparent and child -- Fiction
Grandparent-grandchild relationship -- Fiction
Historical Fiction
Reminiscing in old age -- Fiction
Russians -- United States -- Fiction
Saint Petersburg (Russia) -- History -- Fiction
Saint Petersburg (Russia) -- History -- Siege, 1941-1944
Saint Petersburg (Russia) -- History -- Siege, 1941-1944 -- Fiction
Survival -- Fiction
Survival -- Juvenile fiction
Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc. -- Fiction
title_display City of thieves : a novel
title_full City of Thieves
City of Thieves A Novel
City of thieves / David Benioff
City of thieves : a novel / David Benioff
title_short City of thieves :
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Historical Fiction