A Constellation of Vital Phenomena: A Novel by Anthony Marra

This novel is set in war-torn Chechnya and tells the story of a young girl whose father is abducted by Russian forces. A neighbor hides the girl in a nearby hospital where a talented surgeon, who is haunted by his past, works. Over the course of five days, their lives intertwine in a beautifully woven tale of love, loss, and the desperate struggle for survival. The narrative explores themes of hope, resilience, and the profound connections that can form even amidst terrible circumstances.

The 8898th greatest book of all time


Published
2013
Nationality
American
Type
Fiction
Pages
384
Words
104,000
Original Language
English

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