Alexandra Nikolayenko announced that it was finally recognized in the literary world. The writer was awarded the prestigious Russian literary prize “Russian Booker” for her book “to Kill Barykina. The story of a murder”.
Peter Aleshkovsky, who took part in the voting for the winner of the as the official Chairman of the jury, said that this work is truly unique. According to Aleshkovsky, the presentation of the material in the book, and the use of the Russian language writer, made all ten points out of ten. She Nikolaenko admitted that for a long time in the literary world, it was recognized only as an Illustrator, not wanting to notice her writing ability.
One of the Trustees of the award Gleb Fetisov has noticed that Alexander won the award for the promotion of the Russian novel, which is one of the major texts that contribute to the generation of the society for the right purposes and meanings.