ISBN10: 0812971671 ISBN13: 9780812971675 Publisher: Random House (P) Published: Apr 10 2007 Pages: 333 Weight: 0.55lbs. Height: 8.00" Width: 5.25" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
Hoping to get out of Russia and return to his adopted home in the U.S., Misha Vainberg, the obese son of a wealthy Russian, makes his way to Absurdsvani, a small unstable country on the brink of civil war, where he becomes embroiled in the ridiculous conflict, risks his life, and falls in love, all the while plotting to somehow get to America. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.