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Arden

I want to report a imagefap teen His new novel has a typically oddball plot about a listless young Ukrainian who discovers that donning an old Soviet policeman’s uniform gives him the power to travel back in time to the Kiev of 1957; it is an attempt, says the author, to write a non-political novel. But a few comparisons between the two eras are not very favourable to the present, notably when the hero, Igor, observes that in the old Kiev people’s eyes shine with an unfamiliar joy, passion and spirit.