Dr James Harris's book 'The Great Fear' has been longlisted for the Pushkin House Prize

Ahead of the shortlist for this year's book prize a list of 'Pushkin House Recommends' has been released, 'The Great Fear' is one of 13 titles nominated.

The longlist includes the very best of non-fiction writing on Russia, including examples of history, memoir, journalism, art history, culture and natural history. The list also includes books which will make it to the shortlist of six, selected by this year's panel of judges, to be revealed on 25 April, 2017. The winner will be announced on 7 June, 2017 at an awards ceremony and dinner.

To find out more including upcoming events please visit the Pushkin House website.