This reader includes "Solnechnyj udar" (The Sunstroke) and other stories by Ivan Bunin, a famous Russian writer of the first half of the 20th century.
These are the stories about love. The author claims that love brings great happiness to a person even if ends tragically. This memory of loving someone or being loved will stay for the rest of his life.
The text has been adapted for learners of the Russian language working at B1 level. Commentaries on the text and comprehension exercises are included with the book to check understanding. The reader also presents interesting facts about Bunin's life.