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The Line

Amor Towles

‘It didn’t take long for the citizens of Moscow to realize that if you had no choice but to stand in line, then Pushkin was the man to stand next to.’

Amor Towles

Amor Towles is the author of the New York Times bestsellers Rules of Civility and A Gentleman in Moscow. Having worked as an investment professional for over twenty years, he now devotes himself to writing full-time in Manhattan, where he lives with his wife and two children.  

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