Your basket is empty

Your shopping basket is empty.

Popular fiction > Liudi sredi derevev

Popular fiction Liudi sredi derevev

Buying Options

The People in the Trees.

In 1950, a young doctor called Norton Perina signs on with the anthropologist Paul Tallent for an expedition to the remote Micronesian island of Ivu'ivu in search of a rumoured lost tribe. They succeed, finding not only that tribe but also a group of forest dwellers they dub "The Dreamers," who turn out to be fantastically long-lived but progressively more senile. Perina suspects the source of their longevity is a hard-to-find turtle; unable to resist the possibility of eternal life, he kills one and smuggles some meat back to the States. He scientifically proves his thesis, earning worldwide fame and the Nobel Prize, but he soon discovers that its miraculous property comes at a terrible price. As things quickly spiral out of his control, his own demons take hold, with devastating personal consequences.

Series Popular fiction Title Liudi sredi derevev
Subject Russian Language Russian
Market Adolescent/Adult Level Fluent/native speakers
Publication Date February 2018 Authors Hanya Yanagihara
Binding Hardback Pages 480
Size(mm) 170x240 Weight (gms) 680
ESB Code 44159 ISBN 9785171023256
Inspection Copy No Delivery Limited Stock
  Price £23.50

In order to add your own review to this title you must first log in so that we can validate your feedback.

We use cookies to help make our website better.

At the moment, your preferences prevent us from using cookies. If you are happy with this please click here otherwise find out more.

How we use cookies

Google Analytics is a marketing tool that allows us to see how our site is used, for example how many visitors we get and which pages are viewed most. This information is anonymous but requires cookies to track your actions on our website.

ShareThis is included in our product pages to provide links to social media tools like Twitter and Facebook, and enable you to bookmark or recommend our pages. ShareThis uses cookies to track how people use its service.

Some cookies are essential to any shopping site such as ours. They are used to keep track of your basket for example and cannot be disabled if you want to use the site at all.

You can find out more about cookies at

If you'd prefer us not to use cookies for Google Analytics and ShareThis, please click here. If you agree to us using cookies please click here.