A darkly comic recollection of a country that no longer exists, and a lyrical examination of the importance of taking a stand when it counts. Set against a backdrop of horrific world events, this is narrative non-fiction at its best. To a young boy growing up poor but happy in an industrial town in Serbia, politics means many national holidays that result in parades, piglets roasting on a spit, and getting to see both his hard-working parents at the same time. An observant child, Dragan Todorovic quickly learns the power ...

The Book of Revenge 2007, Vintage Books Canada

ISBN-13: 9780679313977

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The Book of Revenge 2006, Random House Canada

ISBN-13: 9780679313960