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City of Thieves

A Novel

David Benioff

During the Nazis’ brutal siege of Leningrad, Lev Beniov is arrested for looting and thrown into the same cell as a handsome deserter named Kolya. Instead of being executed, Lev and Kolya are given a shot at saving their own lives by complying with an outrageous directive: secure a dozen eggs for a powerful Soviet colonel to use in his daughter’s we...
Publish Date
2009-03-31T00:00:00.000Z
2009-03-31T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 2008
Goodreads rating
4.25
ISBN
9780452295292
Recommendations
3
Recommendations
2021-05-08T20:13:40.000Z
@_JeremyGoldberg @morganhousel @BullandBaird @jposhaughnessy Only audio book I ever did was City of Thieves, it was excellent.      source
I’ve given it to 100 people. All of them thanked me and gave away a bunch themselves.      source
2019-06-24T16:13:34.000Z
Amazing recommendations. Thanks everyone. Just finished a book off this list: "City of Thieves." It was funny, moving, and thrilling. I also recommend it.      source