By Karolina Waclawiak
"A taut debut... that moves with the creeping suddenness of a broom fire."
Waclawiaktakes the immigrant novel and spins it on its head. a superb addition to 1.5 new release literature, fantastically written, humorous and touching."
How to Get Into the dual Palms is the tale of Anya, a tender lady residing on my own in a Russian local in l. a., who struggles to maintain her parents' Polish tradition whereas attempting to assimilate into her newly followed community.
Anya stalks the close by dual arms nightclub, the top of exclusivity within the Russian neighborhood. determined not just to realize front into the membership yet to belong there, Anya starts off a dangerous pursuit for Lev, a Russian gangster who frequents the doubtless impenetrable international of the dual Palms.
Karolina Waclawiak received her MFA in Fiction from Columbia college. She is Deputy Editor of The Believer and lives and writes in Brooklyn.