The Master and Margarita
Comments and mentions from HN threads:
Ask HN: Books you wish you had read earlier?
SirLJ: This is a great book, I am lucky my Mom gave it to me when I was a kid.
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Ask HN: Books you read in 2018?
ivanmaeder: It took me a while to warm up to this but I'm glad I stuck it out. I think the charm is in the language and the crazy mix of characters, the way religion is dealt with in a very human way; the tension, the fun…
Ask HN: What books changed the way you think about almost everything?
saberience: ...The Master and Margarita is my favorite fiction book! I've read it in two translations and I prefer the Burgin & O'Connor to the Glenny, but both are great.
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Ask HN: Recommend one book I need to read this summer?
jefim: My to-go favorite for relaxed summer evenings. t is a literature masterpiece that magically adjusts to my current inner state. It can be both easy reading when I'm tired and just want to unwind, and thought provoking when I'm ready to be thoughtful.
Ask HN: What is the most mind blowing book you've ever read?
anp: The core story is one of stalinist Faust but the whole arc is much better.
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