Anna Karenina

Author: Leo Tolstoy

Genre: Classics

Leo Tolstoy, the famous writer of War & Peace and Anna Karenina, is generally regarded as one of the greatest authors of all time. Within the former Soviet Union, his books have sold 400 million copies. Gandhi and Martin Luther King regarded him as their inspiration on pursuing non-violence and truth. He was nominated for Nobel prize multiple times but, in one of the major controversies for the Swedish academy, never won a Nobel.