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Boris Akunin - Author


Boris Akunin is the pseudonym of Grigory Chkhartishvillihas, who worked as a translator before writing fiction. He has been compared to Gogol, Tolstoy and Arthur Conan Doyle, and his Erast Fandorin books have sold over eight million copies in Russia alone. He lives in Moscow.

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If you like Boris Akunin you might also like to read books by Rennie Airth, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Andrea Camilleri.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Boris Akunin

Pelagia and the Black Monk by Boris Akunin
Pelagia and the Black Monk
Boris Akunin
The second in the story following Sister Pelagia finds her investigating the murders of several monks on a monastery island. Pelagia is such a likeable character and Akuninâs historical knowledge gives brilliant depth to the book. Great characters are littered...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/05/2007
Pelagia and the White Bulldog by Boris Akunin
Pelagia and the White Bulldog
Boris Akunin
Intriguing, complex and a perfect antidote to the fast paced American crime novel. Sister Pelagia is a young Russian Miss Marple with more than a hint of Sherlock Holmes. Not a book to read commuting (unless you have a long...
Format: Paperback (b Format) - Released: 18/04/2007
Pelagia and the White Bulldog by Boris Akunin
Pelagia and the White Bulldog
Boris Akunin
Intriguing, complex and a perfect antidote to the fast paced American crime novel. Sister Pelagia is a young Russian Miss Marple with more than a hint of Sherlock Holmes. Not a book to read commuting (unless you have a long...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/05/2006
The Murder on the Leviathan by Boris Akunin
The Murder on the Leviathan
Boris Akunin
Top-notch crime and historical fiction in one package. This is the second in the Erast Fandorin series and it’s simply enormous fun to read.
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/10/2004

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