Aleksandrovskaya Sloboda is one of the oldest residences of Russian rulers. It is located 100 km away from Moscow, on the border of Vladimir and Moscow regions. Its status changed through ages from a hunter's lodge to a convent, but the most famous chapters of its history are connected with Tsar Ivan IV the Terrible, who turned this place into a non-official capital of Russia for 17 years.
How do you cope in a world without your mother? When Barbara realizes time is running out, she writes letters to her four daughters, aware that they'll be facing the trials and triumphs of life without her at their side. But how can she leave them when they still have so much growing up to do?
He’s a boy called Jew. Gypsy. Stopthief. Runt. Happy. Fast. Filthy son of Abraham. He’s a boy who lives in the streets of Warsaw. He’s a boy who steals food for himself and the other orphans. He’s a boy who believes in bread, and mothers, and angels...