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Childhood (version 2)

Leo Tolstoy

Childhood is the first published novel by Leo Tolstoy, released under the initials L. N. in the November 1852 issue of the popular Russian literary journal The Contemporary. It is the first in a series of three novels and is followed by Boyhood and Youth. Published when Tolstoy was just twenty-three years old, the book was an immediate success, earning notice from other Russian novelists including Ivan Turgenev, who heralded the young Tolstoy as a major up-and-coming figure in Russian literature. Childhood is an exploration of the inner life of a young boy, Nikolenka, and one of the books in Russian writing to explore an expressionistic style, mixing fact, fiction and emotions to render the moods and reactions of the narrator. - Summary by Wikipedia

Childhood is the first published novel by Leo Tolstoy, released under the initials L. N. in the November 1852 issue of the popular Russian literary journal The Contemporary. It is the first in a series of three novels and is followed by Boyhood and Youth. Published when Tolstoy was just twenty-three years old, the book was an immediate success, earning notice from other Russian novelists including Ivan Turgenev, who heralded the young Tolstoy as a major up-and-coming figure in Russian literature. Childhood is an exploration of the inner life of a young boy, Nikolenka, and one of the books in Russian writing to explore an expressionistic style, mixing fact, fiction and emotions to render the moods and reactions of the narrator. - Summary by Wikipedia
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

Childhood is the first published novel by Leo Tolstoy, released under the initials L. N. in the November 1852 issue of the popular Russian literary journal The Contemporary. It is the first in a series of three novels and is followed by Boyhood and Youth. Published when Tolstoy was just twenty-three years old, the book was an immediate success, earning notice from other Russian novelists including Ivan Turgenev, who heralded the young Tolstoy as a major up-and-coming figure in Russian literature. Childhood is an exploration of the inner life of a young boy, Nikolenka, and one of the books in Russian writing to explore an expressionistic style, mixing fact, fiction and emotions to render the moods and reactions of the narrator. - Summary by Wikipedia

Language:

English

Narrators:

Expatriate

Length:

3h 55m


Chapters

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05:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

12:34


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:27


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

08:46


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

07:04


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

09:04


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

05:17


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

09:55


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

04:27


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

02:55


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

05:14


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

07:50


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

06:26


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

08:05


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

10:20


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

06:25


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

11:57


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

07:40


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

08:44


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

14:20


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

08:54


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

08:14


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

05:13


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

07:24


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

03:55


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

12:08


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

06:25


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

10:53


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

19:31