Panic in a Suitcase: A Novel

Panic in a Suitcase: A Novel

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A dazzling debut novel about a Russian immigrant family living in Brooklyn and their struggle to learn the new rules of the American Dream.

In this account of two decades in the life of an immigrant household, the fall of communism and the rise of globalization are artfully reflected in the experience of a single family. Ironies, subtle and glaring, are revealed: the Nasmertovs left Odessa for Brighton Beach, Brooklyn, with a huge sense of finality, only to find… (more)

Editorial reviews (6 reviews)


Panic in a Suitcase is a delightful comic novel from an original voice.

Akhtiorskaya’s sideways humor allows rays of genuine emotion to filter through the social and domestic satire.

“Panic in a Suitcase” is a rewarding biography of displacement, where those left behind are often as disconnected as those who flee for an elusive better life elsewhere.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Riverhead (July 31, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 352 pages

File size: 881 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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