Mark &

Virginia’s

 Wish List

                 

Used books, magazines & movies are always popular at our house! 

Since we live overseas, finding stuff in English is  a challenge. 

You can use Media Mail (M-Mail) for about $1 a pound!

-BOOKS -

Classic literature; contemporary classics; science fiction, most contemporary novels; books on Crimea, Ukraine, Russian, & Eastern European themes/authors.  Below are a few titles & authors that have been recommended to us!

 

TITLE

AUTHOR

NOTES

Dead Souls

??

 

Everything is Illuminated

??

DVD

Twelve Chairs

??

The World Doesn’t Have a Female Face

Alexiyevich, Svetlana

Ukrainian

…………..

Alwichen, Sholem

From Kiev

Rose of Winter

Androf, Daniel

Ukrainian

The Year of Magical Thinking

Didion, Joan

Memoir of loss & grief

The Visit

Duremlt, ?

 

…………

Green Alexander

From Stari Krim

Lonesome Dove

McMurtry, Larry

Any novel by him

………………

Nabokov, Vladimir          

Any book

 ……………

Namea, Kavus

Ukrainian

The Golden Cloud Spent its Night

Pristavkin, Anatole

Ukrainian

……………

Pushkin, ?

Any book

The Education of Hartfield

Sarton, Mary

 

Wolves Eat Dogs

Smith, Martin

 

Gulag Archipelago

Solzinitsyn (sp ?)

& any book

ABC Book

Tolstoy, L

& any book

War & Peace

Tolstoy, L

 

…………..

Updike, John

Any book

……………

Voinovich, ?

From Kerch

The Wizard (Magician) Esmeralda

Volkov, ?

Russian Wizard of Oz

- MOVIES –

Classic films; romantic comedies; contemporary films; TV series; current Oprah shows;

 films about Crimea, Ukraine, Russian and Eastern European themes.

*NOTE: DVD or CD only (NO VHS PLAYER!)

                                                                                                                                                                                          

TITLE

NOTES

Alexander the Great

 

Bergman films

Any Film

Everything is Illuminated

About Ukraine

The Straight Story