Russian Winter

What Readers Are Saying

” If you want to be swept away to another time and place, this is the perfect book to curl up with by the fire”.  Caroline Bookbinder

Russian Winter: Part Black Swan, Part Revolutionary, Fully Captivating Chefdruck Musings

“Woah! Why haven’t I heard more about this book? It is a superbly researched, complex, yet clearly-told saga..” – The Blue Bookcase

Russian Winter is beautiful, historically rich, and lyrical with one of the most unusual characters in modern fiction…” Mockingbirds, Looking Glasses and Prejudices…..

A page-turner.  I couldn’t put this book down.  Kalotay is an amazing writer.” The Cat Overlord Book Club

“Russian Winter sucks you in and does not let you go.” Literary Lindsey

Perhaps I enjoyed this book so much because it was so unlike everything else I had read…. I really enjoyed it, was sad to turn the last page.” – The Beanstalk

“You won’t find a better way to start 2011 than by reading Russian Winter…” –Robin Davis Fiction

“I savoured each word, each nuance, and just soaked up the atmosphere…” Curling Up by the Fire

I was swept away by the different relationships that are formed, whether in late 1940′s Moscow or present day Boston.”  Wise Women Montreal

This book was moving and breathtaking.” –A Few More Pages

“Russian Winter was fabulous.” The Broke and the Bookish

“Kalotay’s book stole me away from my everyday life …” A MostlyFiction Book Reviews

“this really is a gorgeous book and exactly the sort of thing I like…” Between the Lines

I was thrilled to have read this book. I enjoyed how the book unfolded with mystery as it weaved through the present and past.” – Book Body Soul

I really enjoyed Russian Winter! – Country Girls Read

” Russian Winter is a beautifully written history lesson, love story and mystery all rolled into one – highly recommended.” Little Black Marks

My 2010 Favorites Bookfan

“Kalotay has created a really lovely read ”  Cannonball Read

Wrapping Up 2010 (Including My Top Reads for the Year) Beth Fish Reads

“A beautiful and engaging novel…” We Be Reading

Russian Winter is a wonderful piece…” —The Calico Critic

Top 5 books of 2010 Jordan McCollum

My Eleven Favorite Books Of 2010 Maurice on Books

“This may be Kalotay’s first novel, but I hope it isn’t her last…” Kittling: Books

“This is one of those novels that pulled me in immediately and kept me interested throughout..” –Bookfan

‘This book hit the spot for me, in many ways…’ –The Book Nest

“. a beautifully written novel…” –Beth Fish Reads

Russian Winter by Daphne Kalotay –Library Hospital

“Daphne Kalotay dazzles with her debut dance for Russian Winter…” –living read girl

“..a sweeping saga ripe with history, and stunning in its rich characters…” Maurice on Books

“Captivating and suspenseful, Russian Winter is historical fiction at its best. “ –Wendi’s Book Reviews Blog

“A true literary page-turner..” –Reading the Past

” [Kalotay’s] prose, filled with anguish and passion and humor, is a delight to read…” –Story Circle Book Reviews

“Kalotay’s Russian Winter has it all: intrigue, lost love, echoes from the past…” –Red Room Library

“In this exotic combination of ballet and poetry.. “ –Curled Up With A Good Book

“This novel was such a joy to read…” The American Book Center Blog

“You will find much to savor in this story…” Barbara Lingens

Russian Winter – Daphne Kalotay Bibliosue

Review: Russian Winter by Daphne Kalotay Let Them Read Books

“Reading RUSSIAN WINTER was magical, poignant, spell-binding, and fascinating…” Bookin’ with Bingo

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“Kalotay has written a book that I look forward to recommending for a long time to come…”  Winnetka-Northfield Public Library District

An elegant new novel  A Reading Odyssey

Russian Winter by Daphne Kalotay – Wake County Public Libraries

“..a beautiful and heartbreaking read which kept me captivated from beginning to end.” – Read This!

“The more I read, the more I loved this novel…” – Book Magic

Russian Winter, Daphne Kalotay – 30 Great Books

Russian Winter by Daphne Kalotay – A Garden Carried in the Pocket

Review: Russian Winter, Daphne Kalotay –Medieval Bookworm

Russian Winter by Daphne Kalotay –red headed book child

“I was pulled into this story from the very first chapter…” –Life in the Thumb

Review: Russian Winter by Daphne Kalotay –she reads and reads

“Ms. Kalatoy has created a magnificent mystery and novel of historical fiction..” –Redlady’s Reading Room

Book Review: Russian Winter by Daphne Kalotay –The Calico Critic

Review: Russian Winter by Daphne Kalotay –Book Thoughts

Russian Winter –5 Minutes for Books

“This book was a complete pleasure to read…” –A Book Geek

“I have one word for this book….DIVINE! “ –Reviewed by Mom

Russian Winter by Daphne Kalotay book review Vineland Public Library

Samantha’s CBRIII Review #25 – Russian Winter, by Daphne Kalotay –Cannonball Read III

“I was hooked right from the beginning…” The Frangipani Journals

Russian Winter – Daphne Kalotay Reads for Pleasure

“these passages are lyrical and filled with striking attention to the smallest details of physical and emotional sensations..”[contains spoilers] –Melody Words

“The layers of time, voice, loyalty, and betrayal will keep book club readers talking for hours…” ALTAFF

“Daphne Kalotay’s Russian Winter is a beautifully written book….” Literary Treats

“There are so many things I love about this book….” Art @ Home

“This book by Daphne Kalotay is one of my favorites….” Melissa’s Online Book Club

“I love this book for many reasons” Books Are My Heroine

“This was a highly enjoyable debut novel” Reading With Tea

“…you won’t want to put this book down even after you’ve read the last word” The Story Woman

“I thought it was an impressive debut novel ” She Reads Novels

“Thrilling, captivating, glamorous and at times frightening. Russian Winter blends shocking historical detail with a tragic but beautiful tale of love.” I hug my books

“I loved everyone minute of the journey that Russian Winter took me on.” History Haven

“marvelous first novel.” Eve’s Garden of Books

“great for anyone who loves a great romance mixed in with Russian History!.” Book Lover Stop

” it is a stunner, beautifully written and with believable, sympathetic characters.” Budget Travel

“LOVED IT!.” Tell me a Story