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I struggled with this novel.

When legate finds out the truth about bionic wolf it is too late to stop it from start the killings – it gets unleashed. As an avid reader, from my valnada school years I found Lithuanian literature very, ummmm, sad. September 3, Page Count: Legate and his legionnaires tries to do everything, but nothing they do can stop it.

Hour of the Wolf

I am happily married for 12 years with two kids and it easy to see where my inspiration comes when you translate names of my wife and kids from Lithuanian – Morning Dew, Summer and Westerly Wind. No clues, no motive, no suspect. Fluidity is important to me while reading a work of fiction.

As it is, however, not so much. Or at last a craft. Tai net juokinga nebuvo. So I had to read this book in English translation. Just read it in the bookstore today Lots of infantile national stereotypes – OK, Lithuanians have some bad memories a Have only read this book, because my Lithuanian girlfriend has recommended it. I want to be immersed in the action, not constantly flailing around trying to get a meaning, or just simply shaking my head. Dec 20, Gintare rated it liked it.


Hour of the Wolf by Andrius B. Tapinas

I know, most of the books charm comes from the author – Andrius himself is a very interesting, open-minded person, who manages to find ways into people hearts. For readers tapimas familiar with Russian or Lithuanian history, many of the names mentioned will not be easily identifiable, but trust me, there will be no detraction from the story!

The book itself – very graphic, interesting, intriguing. But a gruesome murder at an abandoned cemetery leaves him at a loss. I just refused to constantly take notes while reading for pleasure. So while I could somehow figure most of it out, knowing one or two Slavic languages, I do not think English-only speaking reader would be as lucky.

The novel was swiftly translated to English and was released on Amazon as e-book on September 3, Bet visus minusus lengvai galiu ir atleisti, nes knyga tikrai vykusi ir smagi. Will read more of the author’s books in the future. Inthe Russian Empire is in huge debt to the Rothschild family.

Lithuanian-made video game received more than one million views”. View all 4 comments.

Steampunkhistorical fiction. In Novovileisk, Sidabras finds out that Vitamancers kept crazy scientist, who knew how to create the bionic – half automaton half living organism, long thought to be impossible to create, but appears that the bionic wolf was the perpetrator that did the killing in the graveyard. Is this a deal with the devil?

The novel was the basis for a video game entitled The Howler developed by Antanas Marcelionis. I love travelling, playing online poker and sports have completely lost my head about both kinds of football – American and Europeanyet books have been and still are my biggest passion.


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Google is tapjnas enemy when trying to translate a work of fiction. A sequel, Day of the Plaguehas been published in Lithuania. Google is not your friend even if you’re trying to translate a manual. I so much wanted to love this book. Kindle Editionpages. Dar viskas gali pasikeisti. I’m looking forward to the next book in this fantastical world.

To ask other readers questions about Hour of the Wolfplease sign up. I have 0 regrets reading this and I hope it will have like sequels. I am not sure who translated this book fapinas my Amazon-purchased copy did not have a translator I so much wanted to love this book.

Unfortunately I can’t share her enthusiasm about the book. But then again, maybe they just don’t have such museum in Vilnius They could have been diven a little deeper with more twists while inducing some sense of unexpectedness in the story. We also own the dog named Eagle who leads his life in belief that one day he will be able to andriys and reach those pesky squirrels in the trees. View all vilkko comments.

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While reading it, I occasionally wished I lived there and then, hoping Andtius would meet some of the characters. The storyline is so twisted that it often seems things are happening here and now. And it’s also very lively – you can almost feel the smells as you read.