A NovelBook - 2018
The mysterious Farit Kozhennikov rewards Sasha Samokhina with strange gold coins to perform tasks with potentially scandalous consequences. Kozhennikov directs her to use her gold to enter the Institute of Special Technologies. As she quickly discovers, the institute's "special technologies" are unlike anything she has ever encountered. Despite her fear, Sasha undergoes changes that defy the dictates of matter and time. This is a complex blend of adventure, magic, science, and philosophy that probes the mysteries of existence, filtered through a distinct Russian sensibility. Print run 50,000.
Publisher: New York : Harper Voyager, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2018.
Copyright Date: ©2013.
Characteristics: 406 pages ;,24 cm.