Not Seeing the Trees for the Forest

Book Review for "All Russians Love Birch Trees" by Olga Grjasnowa. Maria (aka Masha), was born to turmoil as a Jew in Baku, Azerbaijan, who fled with her family to Germany in the 1990s. From birth she was always been an outsider. And no amount of her learning so many languages - including Russian, Arabic, … Continue reading Not Seeing the Trees for the Forest