Published by: Hachette Australia
Release Date: 01/08/2013
Contributors: Banafsheh Serov
Genre: Based on a true story, Eastern front, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Russian revolution, WWI
Add on Goodreads
A captivating tale of struggle, loyalty and love, inspired by a true story.
From St. Petersburg, 1913, to Estonia, 1919, and beyond, THE RUSSIAN TAPESTRY spans wars, revolution and friendships that will grow as strong as the surrounding turmoil.
Marie Kulbas, the daughter of a wealthy merchant, is excited about her new life in the vibrant city of St. Petersburg. But as World War I escalates, she must farewell those dearest to her when her brother and her fiance leave for the German Front.
Colonel Alexei Serov comes from a long line of professional soldiers. Leading his men is his birthright and his duty; his allegiance to Russia surpasses everything, including his obligations to his wife and family. His role is clear until he meets Marie and suddenly emotions rise in him he has never felt before.
As their world crumbles, Marie and Alexei discover a love that they will cling to in their search for a path to safety
From the ballrooms of Moscow to riots in the streets, comes a compelling saga of revolution and unexpected love.
Contact me or visit my ebay store to secure your personalised, signed copy.
The author does not shy away from depicting the horrors of war and yet made Russia so appealing and romantic. A wonderful juxtaposition.
4 Stars CLAIR – GOODREADS
The Russian Tapestry portrays a world where the past is brought to vivid life: wars, revolution, friendships and love and is inspired by a true story.
5 Stars CALYPSO – AMAZON
The Russian Tapestry is a beautifully woven tale of history, hardship, love and loyalty. The historical aspect – it’s set in Russia and Estonia during WWI – highlights the adversity faced by two people in their quest for survival and love.
4 Stars MONIQUE – WRITE NOTE REVIEWS
Beautiful, memorable, stunning. I couldn’t put it down.
5 Stars DEENA – GOODREADS