Chimes of a Lost Cathedral

Chimes of a Lost Cathedral The story of THE REVOLUTION OF MARINA M continues in bestselling author Janet Fitch s sweeping epic about a young woman s coming into her own against the backdrop of the Russian Revolution After the e

  • Title: Chimes of a Lost Cathedral
  • Author: Janet Fitch
  • ISBN: 031651005
  • Page: 410
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The story of THE REVOLUTION OF MARINA M continues in bestselling author Janet Fitch s sweeping epic about a young woman s coming into her own against the backdrop of the Russian Revolution After the events of The Revolution of Marina M., the young Marina Makarova finds herself on her own amid the devastation of the Russian Civil War pregnant and adrift in the Russian The story of THE REVOLUTION OF MARINA M continues in bestselling author Janet Fitch s sweeping epic about a young woman s coming into her own against the backdrop of the Russian Revolution After the events of The Revolution of Marina M., the young Marina Makarova finds herself on her own amid the devastation of the Russian Civil War pregnant and adrift in the Russian countryside, forced onto her own resourcefulness to find a place to wait out the birth of her child She finds new strength and self reliance to fortify her in her sojourn, and to prepare her for the hardships and dilemmas still to come.When she finally returns to Petrograd, the city almost unrecognizable after two years of revolution, the haunted, half emptied, starving Capital of Once Had Been, she finds the streets teeming with homeless children, victims of war Now fully a woman, she takes on the challenge of caring for these Civil War orphans, until they become the tool of tragedy from an unexpected direction.But despite the ordeal of war and revolution, betrayal and privation and unimaginable loss, Marina at last emerges as the poet she was always meant to be Chimes of a Lost Cathedral finishes the epic story of Marina s journey through some of the most dramatic events of the last century as a woman and an artist, entering her full power, passion and creativity just as her revolution reveals its true direction for the f

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    • Janet Fitch

      Janet Fitch was born in Los Angeles, a third generation native, and grew up in a family of voracious readers As an undergraduate at Reed College, Fitch had decided to become an historian, attracted to its powerful narratives, the scope of events, the colossal personalities, and the potency and breadth of its themes But when she won a student exchange to Keele University in England, where her pas Janet Fitch was born in Los Angeles, a third generation native, and grew up in a family of voracious readers As an undergraduate at Reed College, Fitch had decided to become an historian, attracted to its powerful narratives, the scope of events, the colossal personalities, and the potency and breadth of its themes But when she won a student exchange to Keele University in England, where her passion for Russian history led her, she awoke in the middle of the night on her twenty first birthday with the revelation she wanted to write fiction I wanted to Live, not spend my life in a library Of course, my conception of being a writer was to wear a cape and have Adventures She has acquired a couple of capes since then, and a few adventures And books Her current novel, THE REVOLUTION OF MARINA M paints a portrait of a young poet coming of age during the Russian Revolution Her next book, the completion of Marina s story, CHIMES OF A LOST CATHEDRAL will appear in July 2019 Her last novel PAINT IT BLACK was just made into a feature film, available on NETFLIX

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    • The concluding volume of my novel The Revolution of Marina M., the story of a young poet and her journey through the Russian Revolution The first volume I see as Marina s coming of age amid the chaos of the times, when the Revolution promised many things to many people, and Chimes of A Lost Cathedral as the playing out of her decisions, the truths she has learned and the mistakes she has made, the self she has become as a woman and as a poet in the second half of the Revolution, 19 [...]


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