2009 One Book, One Region Selection

By David Benioff

Format: print (on order) & downloadable audiobook

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Excerpt from NPR

New York Times Book Review

Description from Penguin Group
“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 wedding cake…” Read more including excerpt…