Lenox Book of the Month: A Gentleman in Moscow
Count Alexander Ilyich Rostov is an aristocrat put on house arrest for years and learns to live in his surroundings, making the best of life. The ultimate optimist! As you see the Count's life through his eyes, you not only learn a bit of Russian history over a 30 plus year span but also about respect for people and what a true gentleman is. It has a certain lightness. Great book to start a new year- how to make the best with what we have and capitalize on every opportunity.!