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Baba Dunja's last love

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"Baba Dunja is a Chernobyl returnee. Together with a motley bunch of former neighbours, they set off to create a new life for themselves in the radioactive no-man's land. Geiger counter and irradiated forest fruits be damned, there in that abandoned patch of Earth they have everything they need. Terminally ill Petrov passes the time reading love poems in his hammock; Marja takes up with 100-year-old Sidorow; Baba Dunja whiles away her days writing letters to her daughter... rural bliss reigns, until one day a stranger turns up in the village, and the small settlement faces annihilation once again. With her trade-mark wry humour Bronsky tells the story of a community that shouldn't exist, and of a very unusual woman who late in life finds her own version of paradise. "--Publisher's website.
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subject_facetChernobyl Nuclear Accident, Chornobylʹ, Ukraine, 1986 -- Fiction
Electronic books
Humorous fiction
Older women -- Fiction
Pastoral fiction
title_displayBaba Dunja's last love
title_fullBaba Dunja's Last Love
Baba Dunja's last love / Alina Bronsky ; translated from the German by Tim Mohr
Baba Dunja's last love [electronic resource] Bronsky, Alina, 1978-
title_shortBaba Dunja's last love
topic_facetChernobyl Nuclear Accident, Chornobylʹ, Ukraine, 1986
Electronic books
Fantasy
Fiction
Humor (Fiction)
Literature
Older women