I have something to ask you. Especially to all of you who have a hobby of reading books. If you are in love with your lover, what kind of book do you want to read? Is that a book with the romance genre? Maybe the answer that you give is mostly yes.
There are many types of books with romance genres around the world. Even the romance genre itself is divided into several types. There is that contains a compilation of some of the stories, there is also a whole book like a novel. Then, do you know about Russian books recommended for couples in love?
If you don’t know it yet, then let’s look at recommended Russian books for couple in love.
Couples who are in love are usually still filled with happy feelings. They are deeply in love with each other. With such feelings, the couple who are in love, especially for those who have a hobby of reading books, would choose a book with the romance genre with a sweet story and that can able to make them smile when imagining the atmosphere of the books they read.
There are some of those who are in love who prefer to avoid romance genre books with a sad ending. Maybe it can make them feel sad.
In Russia, there are a lot of books with a very famous romance genre. Some have a happy ending and of course some have a sad ending. In this article I will discuss about 4 recommended Russian books for couple in love.
- Doctor Zhivago by Boris Pasternak (1957)
Doctor Zhivago is a novel written by Boris Pasternak. The novel was first published in 1957. Doctor Zhivago was published in Italy as it gets rejection publication in the Soviet Union. Although published in Italy, Doctor Zhivago was written in Russian. Doctor Zhivago’s novel was successfully recognized internationally and received a Novel Prize in literature. An amazing achievement, right?
Doctor Zhivago is a novel that tells the story of a protagonist named Yuri Zhivago. He is a doctor and poet. Doctor Yuri Zhivago who loves his wife and also … his lover. Well, love is owned by Yuri Zhivago split into two each for both the woman he loves.
This is the best quality melodrama novel. Doctor Zhivago took the background between the Russian Revolution in 1905 and during World War II.
Doctor Zhivago’s novel was adapted into a film in 1965. And since being adapted into a film, Doctor Zhivago’s novel has been adapted twice for television. Adaptation from Doctor Zhivago in Russia became a miniseries in 2006. In fact, Doctor Zhivago’s novel has been part of the school curriculum in Russia since 2003, so this novel has been read in 11th grade.
- First Love by Ivan Turgenev (1860)
First Love is a novel written by Ivan Turgenev. The novel was first published in 1860. The novel was first published in the Reader’s Library. First Love novel became one of the most popular short fiction. According to the author of the novel First Love, Ivan Turgenev, the story contained in the novel is a story of his own life.
First Love was mentioned by Ivan Turgenev as the most autobiographical work of all the works he had written. First Love has been widely translated into English. The adaptation of the First Love novel has also been circulating in the film.
First Love tells the story of a father and son who loved the same woman. And surprisingly, it turns out she was the mistress of a married man. First Love also tells of the madness of a boy who loves a woman who is older than him. The story in the First Love novel is very well told. People who have felt in love will find something they might have experienced when reading this novel. But unfortunately, the story in the First Love novel must end tragically.
- The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov (1966 – 1967)
The Master and Margarita is a novel written by Mikhail Bulgakov. The Master and Margarita novels has been published in the sensor version and the uncensored version. The novel published in the sensor version first appeared around 1966 to 1967. The uncensored version (there are pieces of scenes not in the sensor version) was included in a book published in 1969. The uncensored version of the Master and Margarita was published in Frankfurt. The Master and Margarita has been translated into several languages.
The Master and Margarita tells the story of the magical Russian fiction. In addition, there is also the theme of satirical dark comedy in this novel. In the novel The Master and Margarita, the story will focus on the love story of Margarita with the Master. The Master is a writer who is afraid of his own ideas. The Master and Margarita is referred to as one of the best novels that exist in the 20th century.
- The Bronze Horseman by Paullina Simons (2000)
The Bronze Horseman is a novel with a romance genre written by Paullina Simons. The novel was first published in 2000. The Bronze Horseman is the first book of the trilogy series The Bronze Horseman. The Bronze Horseman set the scene when Russia entered the Second World War.
The Bronze Horseman tells about the love story and life story of Tatiana Metanova. Amid the darkness of her life, Tatiana meets a brave young officer of the Red Army named Alexander. The love that is inside of Tatiana made her feel uneasy because Alexander is someone who deeply loved by her sister named Dasha. The relationship between Tatiana and Alexander developed and both had to face many difficulties.
I hope this article can really help you to find out the 4 recommended Russian books for couple in love.