A Gentleman in Moscow

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  • Paperback
  • 496 pages
  • A Gentleman in Moscow
  • Amor Towles
  • 01 April 2017
  • 0143110438

About the Author: Amor Towles

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A Gentleman in Moscow The mega bestseller with than 1.5 million readers that is soon to be a major television series The novel buzzes with the energy of numerous adventures, love affairs, and twists of fate The Wall Street Journal He can t leave his hotel You won t want to.From the New York Times bestselling author of Rules of Civility a transporting novel about a man who is ordered to spend the rest of his life inside a luxury hotel In 1922, Count Alexander Rostov is deemed an unrepentant aristocrat by a Bolshevik tribunal, and is sentenced to house arrest in the Metropol, a grand hotel across the street from the Kremlin Rostov, an indomitable man of erudition and wit, has never worked a day in his life, and must now live in an attic room while some of the most tumultuous decades in Russian history are unfolding outside the hotel s doors Unexpectedly, his reduced circumstances provide him entry into a much larger world of emotional discovery.Brimming with humor, a glittering cast of characters, and one beautifully rendered scene after another, this singular novel casts a spell as it relates the count s endeavor to gain a deeper understanding of what it means to be a man of purpose. New Download [ A Gentleman in Moscow ] By [ Amor Towles ] For Kindle ePUB or eBook – hillviewbedandbreakfast.co.uk

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10 thoughts on “A Gentleman in Moscow

  1. Jeffrey Keeten says:

    Vyshinsky Why did you write the poem Rosov It demanded to be written I simply happened to be sitting at the particular desk on the particular morning when it chose to make its demands.Vyshinksy And where was that exactly Rostov In the south parlor at Idlehour.Vyshinksy Idlehour Rosov The Rostov estate in Nizhny Novgorod.Vyshinksy Ah, yes Of course How apt But let us return our attention to your poem Coming as it did in thesubdued years after the failed revolt of 1905 many cons Vyshinsky Why did you write the poem Rosov It demanded to be written I simply happened to be sitting at the particular desk on the particular morning when it chose to make its demands.Vyshinksy And where was that exactly Rostov In the south parlor at Idlehour.Vyshinksy Idlehour Rosov The Rostov estate in Nizhny Novgorod.Vyshinksy Ah, yes Of course How apt But let us return our attention to your poem Coming as it did in thes...

  2. Jen says:

    I wanted to savour this one, word for word Towles bestows on us a language to be treasured a story to be remembered.This was a remarkably enchanting narrative with a charming character A gentleman, Rostov, has been put under hotel arrest For the next several years, as he serves his time, relationships are cultivated from employees to guests to the visitors he receives and to a young girl whom he becomes a guardian for.Very descriptive I tasted almost every meal he ate from the crisp ...

  3. Elyse Walters says:

    Tears were streaming down my face the last several pages Turning each page slower and slower breathless filled with gratitude overwhelmed by what this rare book offers and then delivering a wonderful satisfying endingto the already rich wonderful absolutely marvelous novel Goose bumps and butterfly fluttering..the writing is pulsing with life Amor Towles sleading man Count Rostov Alexander Ilyich Rostov.or Sa...

  4. Brina says:

    In the year 1922, Count Alexander Ilyich Rostov has been sentenced to House arrest at the famed Moscow Hotel Metropol Once of the landed elite of Nizhy Novgorod, the Count must live out the rest of his days in one small hotel room As the Bolsheviks have persevered following their revolution, no long are there ruling classes in Russia, only comrades It is under these conditions that Count Rostov has become a former person who can no longer step outside of the Metropol Using this premise, Amor In the year 1922, Count Alexander Ilyich Rostov has been sentenced to House arrest...

  5. Candace says:

    A Gentleman in Moscow tells the story of Count Alexander Rostov, who is sentenced to live out the rest of his life on house arrest in the Metropol hotel, following his conviction by a Bolshevik tribunal He was convicted of being an unrepentant aristocrat and is stripped of his wealth by the new Bolshevik regime From one of the hotel s most prestigious guests, to a member of the wait staff, Count Rostov manages his fall from grace with poise and dignity.This book provided beautiful imager A Gentleman in Moscow tells the story of Count Alexander Rostov, who is sentenced to live out the rest of his life on house arrest in the Metropol hotel, following his conviction by a Bolshevik tribunal He was convicted of being an unrepentant ari...

  6. Diane S ☔ says:

    5 The Hotel Metropol in Moscow, within sight of the Kremlin, will see much in the coming years It will also become the home and prison of the former person known as the Count Alexander Rostov Sentenced by a Bolshevk Tribunal,he is confined for life in this Hotel Summarily taken from the suite he had inhabited for four years, he is brought to the attic and given one of the storage rooms as his new home.One of the most wonderful and memorable characters one is fortunate to make the acquaintanc 5 The Hotel Metropol in Moscow, within sight of the Kremlin, will see much in the coming years It will also become the home and prison of the former person known as the Count Alexander Rostov Sentenced by a Bolshevk Tribunal,he is confined for life in this Hotel Summarily taken from the suite he had inhabited for four years, he is brought to the attic and given one of the storage rooms as his new home.One of the most wonderful and memorable characters one is fortunate to make the acquaintance of, the duke, no longer to be addressed as his excellency, will make the most of his imprisonment Through his eyes we will experience the many changes in Russia, from Stalin to Khrushchev, as the hotel is the home for many meetings and dinners of the top ranking members of the politburo A friendship with a young eight year old girl will bring color to his life that will last for over thirty years.This book as som...

  7. Adina says:

    Later Edit I thought about deleting my confession because I received a few complains saying I got too personal Most of my reviews are a bit but maybe a went too far with this one However, I thought better and the review stays because i want it to be a warning that this social platform, which should be a place to share our opinion of books with each other in a friendly manner sometimes becomes a stress factor There is a pressure to like some books because everybody does and you don t want to Later Edit I thought about deleting my confession because I received a few complains saying I got too personal Most of my reviews are a bit but maybe a went t...

  8. Karen says:

    Read others reviews of this book for I cannot do it justice, but I will say I just loved it, loved the Count and his interactions with everyone, especially Nina, and later Sophia So many times this gentleman had me laugh out loud I would have loved to have met him

  9. Angela M says:

    I wanted to read this because of the wonderful story that Towles gave us in Rules of Civility, that wonderful sense of time and place New York in the 1930 s This is a different story, but what is the same is the brilliant story telling, the amazing sense of time and place This time we see Moscow starting in 1922 snd spanning 30 years, through the eyes of Count Alexander Ilyich Rostov and we get a window view of what is happening in Moscow, in Russia, in the world It is literally a window vi I wanted to read this because of the wonderful story that Towles gave us in Rules of Civility, that wonderful sense of time and place New York in the 1930 s This is a different story, but what is the same is the brilliant story telling, the amazing sense of time and place This time we see Moscow starting in 1922 snd spanning 30 years, through the eyes of Count Alexander Ilyich Rostov and we get a window view of what is happening in Moscow, in Russia, in the world It is literally a window view because the Count has been placed under house arrest and is destined to spend his years in a luxury hotel, the Metropol It is not, however, the luxury suite that he has been living in for the last several years, but a small attic room that he has been relegated to.Having lived the life of an aristocrat, how will he survive this exile It is with the gift of adventure from a little girl who favors wearing yellow and who shows him places...

  10. Maureen says:

    Just across the square from the Kremlin, is the Metropol Hotel, where Count Alexander Ilyich Rostov has a suite of rooms, but in 1922 he is sentenced to house arrest in that very hotel, and banished to a small attic room His crime He was found guilty of being the author of seditious poetry Other than that, I m not giving anything away.I ve found it difficult to review this one how do you convey how it really made you feel deep down when it s left such a wonderful impression On setting asid Just across the square from the Kremlin, is the Metropol Hotel, where Count Alexander Ilyich Rostov has a suite of rooms, but in 1922 he is sentenced to house arrest in that very hotel, and banished to a small attic room His crime He was found guilty of being the author of seditious poetry Other than that, I m not giving anything away.I ve found it difficult to review this one how do you convey how it really made you feel deep down when it s left such a wonderful impression On setting aside this boo...