An extract from ‘Pravda Ha Ha’


Pravda (Правда) n. 1. Truth. 2. Disposition to speak or act truly or without deceit; truthfulness, veracity, sincerity [- Russ. э́то пра́вда? Is it true?] 3. Russian broadsheet newspaper, formerly the official newspaper of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union [f. Proto-Slavic pravьda, from pravъ = right, correct]

‘Pravda Ha Ha’ will be published by Bloomsbury in the UK on 1st November 2019 and in the US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand in January 2020. A full extract will be posted in the next few days.