Currently browsing tag

Gary Shteyngart

LitStack Rec: Little Failure: A Memoir & Back Roads and Frontal Lobes

Little Failure: A Memoir, by Gary Shteyngart “In order for me to be born,” Gary Shteyngart says early on in his memoir, “all four branches of my family have to end up in Leningrad, trading in their tiny towns and villages for that somber, canal-laced cityscape. Here’s how it happens.” …