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Series: World Alphabet


R IS FOR RUSSIA by Vladimir Kabakov
NONFICTION
Released: Dec. 1, 2011

Using a combination of Russian and English words to fit into the English alphabet structure, the author tries to summon up a grand picture of Mother Russia. Read full book review >
T IS FOR TURKEY by Nílüfer Topaloglu Pyper
ANIMALS
Released: Dec. 1, 2010

This series entry, originally from Britain, uses the alphabet as an awkward organizer. Read full book review >