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Soviet-Jewish Decade Top 10: Little Failure

December 30, 2019 / Comments Off on Soviet-Jewish Decade Top 10: Little Failure
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Soviet-Jewish Decade Top 10 List: Little Failure by Gary Shteyngart

Little Failure: A Memoir, by Gary Shteyngart, is my next book on the Soviet-Jewish Decade Top 10 list. It’s not the first or only Russian-Jewish memoir. No, its significance lies in its ability to capture the complexities of becoming an American (and does so in a way that resonates for Canadian readers, too), and leaving behind the Soviet world.

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