The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia

by Candace Fleming

Here is the tumultuous, heartrending, true story of the Romanovs—at once an intimate portrait of Russia’s last royal family and a gripping account of itsundoing.

  • Hardcover
  • Pages: 304 pages
  • Average Rating: 4.13 out of 5
  • Published July 8th 2014 by Schwartz & Wade
  • Original Title: The Family Romanov: Murder
  • Rebellion
  • and the Fall of Imperial Russia
  • ISBN: 0375867821 (ISBN13: 9780375867828)
  • Edition Language: English
  • Literary Awards: Sibert Honor (2015)
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Young Adult Literature (2014)
  • Pennsylvania Young Readers' Choice Award Nominee for Young Adults (2016)
  • NCTE Orbis Pictus Award (2015)
  • YALSA Award Nominee for Excellence in Nonfiction (2015)

Here is the tumultuous, heartrending, true story of the Romanovs—at once an intimate portrait of Russia’s last royal family and a gripping account of its undoing. Using captivating photos and compelling first person accounts, award-winning author Candace Fleming (Amelia Lost; The Lincolns) deftly maneuvers between the imperial family’s extravagant lives and the plight of Russia’s poor masses, making this an utterly mesmerizing read as well as a perfect resource for meeting Common Core standards.