Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

This sad-amusing little book is a series of short stories about Professor Timofey Pnin, an emigre Russian intellectual and teacher of Russian at Waindell College. Pnin is lovingly drawn with a mixture of nostalgia and sharp insight that produces a detailed picture of a type that became familiar on U.S. campuses during and after World War II. The appeal of the book lies in the appeal of Pnin ... Read full review

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User Review  - Askwhy - Goodreads

What makes great fiction great? Not having taken any formal classes on the subject I can only proffer my own deliberations. I think the best works of literature are defined by their ability to have ... Read full review

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