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Published a list of favorite books of Russian prisoners. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the ranking compiled by the Federal penitentiary service in the framework of “Your friends books”.
Most popular product in the colonies was the novel “the Master and Margarita” by Mikhail Bulgakov. In the first ten was also “Crime and punishment” and “the Brothers Karamazov” by Fyodor Dostoevsky, “the Count of Monte Cristo” and “the Three Musketeers” by Alexander Dumas, “War and peace”, “Anna Karenina” and “Resurrection” by Leo Tolstoy, Les Miserables by Victor Hugo, “the Quiet don” by Mikhail Sholokhov.
FSIN has told that in the men’s colonies more popular historical works, detective stories, adventure books and fantasy. Women are more likely to read romance novels. In correctional colonies prefer adventure literature.
Favorite authors prisoners was Darya Dontsova, Alexander Solzhenitsyn, Theodore Dreiser, Boris Akunin, Guzel Yakhina, Erich Maria Remarque and Nikolai Gogol. The most popular recognized poets Marina Tsvetaeva, Anna Akhmatova and Alexander Blok.
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