This is the saga of the Roshensky family. Jacov, the father, is a prosperous jeweler who, in his youth, was a Marxist rebel in tsarist Russia and still possesses the heart of an idealist. Mikhail, Jacovas oldest son, is brilliant, handsome, and fearless; he is drawn to the underside of life and becomes a notorious professional gambler known as Mickey Russian. Bobby, the youngest Roshensky, dazzled by his older brotheras lifestyle, finds himself entangled in the violent world Mickey lords over. Their tale journeys through the Spanish Civil War, Nazi Germany, betrayal, murder, revenge, and the landing at Normandy on June 6, 1944. Please visit www.martinstarkand.com and www.MICKEYRUSSIANSBROTHER.com for more information. This book is also available at Amazon.com, Barnes and Noble and Borders Marketplace BOOK REVIEWS: qVivid and intriguing, Mickey Russian's Brother is a compelling novel.q Martin Richards Tony Award and Golden Globe and Academy Award winner for Chicago qThe Book is an unusual amalgam of several genres, part gangster novel, part war story, part thriller. It is well written and often quite funny.q Kirkus DiscoveriesI want you to teach me to speak well, a she said and plopped herself down on his lap. aI want you to.a He ran his hand on her belly and patted it. aWhat do you feel there?a she asked. aA happy salmon swimming around, a he said. aNot only theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Mickey Russian's Brother|
|Publisher||:||Xlibris Corporation - 2008-08-28|