Author: Anthony Marra

Book Review & Giveaway: A Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra

Posted May 30, 2013 in Reviews / 9 Comments
Book Review & Giveaway: A Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra

Late one snowy night, eight-year-old Havaa’s father, Dokka, is violently taken from their home in a small village in Chechnya as she watches from a hiding place in the woods. Also watching is their neighbor and family friend, Akhmed. Knowing that Dokka has been abducted by the Feds for aiding Chechen rebels and that his daughter is not safe, Akhmed rescues Havaa and takes her to a nearly abandoned hospital in the nearest city, where he hopes the only remaining […]