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  • Published: 4 March 2021
  • ISBN: 9780141993065
  • Imprint: Penguin eBooks
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 322

Nostalgia



A mesmerizing novel about the magical and gritty world of Bucharest in the 1980s by a celebrated Eastern European writer

A man playing absurd games of Russian Roulette. Children with magical powers. A young man exploring gender boundaries. A middle-aged woman and her surreal childhood memories. A man obsessed with his car horn and its messages. Each of these tales revolves around a shared core, a hidden centre, exploring time and place, communism and capitalism, real and unreal worlds.

Insightful, unsettling and wildly imaginative, Nostalgia was first published in Romania in the early 1990s and became a cult book - as well as one of the best Eastern European novels of the twentieth century.

  • Published: 4 March 2021
  • ISBN: 9780141993065
  • Imprint: Penguin eBooks
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 322

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