Russian bookshelf: The people's book by Igor Savelyev

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Igor Savelyev

The people's book

Drawing by Natalia Mikhaylenko

Voice over by Irina Yeznaeva

This story portrays Vera Mikhailovna Ilm,  a old Soviet writer forgotten by everyone. The major character of story was well respected in the Soviet time but by the end of her life found herself alone in the world. But nevertheless she was glad with her life until a stranger came to her flat. … .

Igor Savelyev was born in 1983 in Ufa, Bashkortostan, Russia. He has been writing short stories and essays since 1999.

The literature translation by Amanda Love-Darragh. Courtasy of Glas New Russian Writing

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