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Sign of misfortune

by Vasil" Bykau

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Published by Allerton Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of, Znak biady.

StatementVasil Bykov ; translator, Alan Myers.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPG2835.2.B9
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22167904M
ISBN 100898640490

Misfortune, is the debut novel by Wesley "Victorian" novel revolves around a cross-dressing heir/heiress. The book was one of the Washington Post's Books of the Year and chosen by as one of the Ten Best Novels of It was also nominated for the Guardian First Book Award, and shortlisted for both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the James Tiptree, Jr. Award. First book in the USA Today bestselling Victorian San Francisco Mystery series.. It's the summer of , and Annie Fuller, a young San Francisco widow, is in trouble. Annie's husband squandered her fortune before committing suicide five years earlier, and one of his creditors is now threatening to take the boardinghouse she owns to pay off a debt.

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What a fantastic book. Well edited, too. There was never a dull moment. It's packed full of crime scenes and investigations that keep you intrigued and guessing. Also, there are a few laugh-out-loud moments that I loved and they helped lighten the mood of the book a bit.

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