Dmitry Glukhovsky
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Dmitry Glukhovsky

Dmitry Glukhovsky is a Russian writer and journalist.

His first novel, METRO 2033, a post-nuclear dystopia set in the Moscow subway, the world's biggest bomb shelter, was written as an online interactive experiment and published on his own website as a free project in 2002, then completed in 2004.

Several years later, the novel came out as a printed book and became a success. It is translated into 37 languageshas and has already sold over 2 million copies. Millions have read the free text of the novel in the original Russian language on its official webiste.

Glukhovsky's following books, Metro 2034 and Metro 2035, Sumerki and Futu.re have also been published online and become an international success.

Dmitry Glukhovsky is also known as one of the global pioneers of the transmedia storytelling. His 'Metro' saga is being told across his own novels 'Metro 2033' and 'Metro 2034', the two video games inspired by the books and continuing their storyline - 'Metro 2033' and 'Metro: Last Light', as well as novels written by other authors within and for 'The Universe of Metro 2033' international book franchise (70 books published by October 2015).

Dmitry's most recent novel, a dystopia named 'Future', Dmitry Glukhovsky first published in a social network, Russia's leading 'VK.com'. Chapters of the novel were attached as free-download PDF documents, and were accompanied by a free-to-listen original soundtrack and illustrations; within few months, the page of 'Future' gathered over 300 000 subscribers.

As a roving reporter for Russia Today and EuroNews, he traveled from Morocco and Guatemala to Iceland and Japan. He was deep in Chernobyl area to film the destroyed nuclear reactor, watched Russian rockets' launch at Baykonur, reported Israel's standoff with Hezbollah under the missiles in Kiryat-Shmona and made the world's first live report from the North Pole. Apart of his native Russian, Glukhovsky fluently speaks English, French, German, Hebrew and Spanish.

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    • Metro 2033

    • By: Dmitry Glukhovsky
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 20 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,004
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,656
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,650

    The year is 2033. The world has been reduced to rubble. Humanity is nearly extinct and the half-destroyed cities have become uninhabitable through radiation....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Almost gave up, glad I finished

    • By Amazon shopper on 05-04-17

    Regular price: $34.94

    • Metro 2034

    • By: Dmitry Glukhovsky
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 11 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,495
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,381
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,382

    The Metro books have put Dmitry Glukhovsky in the vanguard of Russian speculative fiction alongside the creator of Night Watch, Sergei Lukyanenko....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A big step down from the original

    • By Nathan Andrew Zimmerman on 09-14-17

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Metro 2035

    • By: Dmitry Glukhovsky
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 19 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,065
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 986
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 987

    World War Three wiped out the humankind. The planet is empty now. Huge cities became dust and ashes....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Really great stories.

    • By Adam S. on 04-02-17

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Metro 2033

    • Metro-Serie 1
    • By: Dmitry Glukhovsky
    • Narrated by: Oliver Brod
    • Length: 22 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Moskau liegt in Schutt und Asche... Es ist das Jahr 2033. Nach einem verheerenden Krieg liegen weite Teile der Welt in Schutt und Asche...

    Regular price: $23.23

    • Metro 2034

    • Metro-Serie 2
    • By: Dmitry Glukhovsky
    • Narrated by: Oliver Brod
    • Length: 14 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
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    Wir schreiben das Jahr 2034. Nach einem verheerenden Krieg liegen weite Teile der Welt in Schutt und Asche...

    Regular price: $23.23

    • Metro 2035

    • Metro-Serie 3
    • By: Dmitry Glukhovsky
    • Narrated by: Oliver Brod
    • Length: 22 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 3

    Seit ein verheerender Atomkrieg zwanzig Jahre zuvor die Erde verwüstet hat, haben die Menschen in den Tiefen der Metro-Netze eine neue Zivilisation errichtet...

    Regular price: $27.69

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