The action of the new novel develops in parallel: in the last year of the reign of Catherine the Great and at the beginning of the 21st century.
A seven-year-old child prodigy named Mithridates witnesses a conspiracy against the empress. Trying to save her from death, the boy himself is entangled in palace intrigues and his own life is in danger. It seems that there is nowhere to wait for help, but then the noble hermit Danila Fandorin appears …
The modern plot is the story of a famous plastic surgeon operating on the richest and most famous people in Moscow, ready to sacrifice the fate of his daughter for the sake of a billion-dollar profit.
© B. Akunin
© & ℗ SP Vorobiev V.A.
© & ℗ ID SOYUZ
Producer of the publication: Vladimir Vorobyov