Joan-Daniel BEZSONOFF

Els taxistes del Tsar

Empúries, 2007 | The Taxi Drivers of the Tsar

Translations

Spanish: Barril&Barral

 

Press

«An interesting, entertaining novel.» Antoni Puigverd, El País

«Bezsonoff is part of the best Catalan narrative of the new century» Ricard Ruiz, El Periódico

«A delicious work that incites us to think (...) What a treasure we readers have here!» Sebastià Bennasar, Diari Balear

Synopsis

(The Taxi Drivers of the TsarThis is a family chronicle that tells us of a Russia which has been lost to history. Researching the life of his grandfather, Joan-Daniel Bezsonoff explores the contradictions that are involved in a spirit divided among three nations: Russia, France and Catalonia.

This novel confirms Bezsonoff as one of the most important voices in our contemporary narrative.