The Gates to Heaven

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Fantasy  |  House: Booksie Classic

Max Maximov, one of the most notable modern Russian writers, is now in English!
Will the gates of Heaven open to a sinful man if he makes every effort to look after his disabled daughter? Or will it open to a humanlike robot? The disabled girl is willing to do anything to help her father, who works as a hitman, and the favorite robot save their souls…

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A man in black mask sat at a wooden table in the interrogation room, his legs crossed. "Do you realise what awaits you in case you do... Read Chapter

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"Excuse me, could you help me," began Anton addressing to the passer by. The man, seemingly forty years old, stopped and looked at An... Read Chapter

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After placing his finger on the scanner, Anton opened the door and went in the apartment silently. "Good evening," the polyphonic voi... Read Chapter

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When Anton woke up in the morning, he recalled the last night. Did he do everything correct? Could it be that he had left tracks? He lay ... Read Chapter

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"Eve, hurry up, we're being late," Anton said unhappy. "I do... do … don't want to go anywhere!" the girl resented. "What's you... Read Chapter

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The heavy wooden door opened. Three entered the room. "Get out!" Levi struggled to get off the floor – his hands were tied behi... Read Chapter

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  It had been a week since the phone call about the failed case. Anton agreed to finish it. But it was too risky to commit murde... Read Chapter

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Anton pressed his finger against the scanner, and they with Sasha walked into the flat. The robot took off the rubber outer linings from ... Read Chapter

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Eve sat in the wheelchair in the hallway, Anton stood next to her. With a solemn look he introduced to her a toy named Sasha. "It's i... Read Chapter

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Anton stood in front of the mirror and stroke his beard that had grown quite long in a few weeks. His face expressed no emotion. The pred... Read Chapter

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The sun went beyond the horizon, and full moon came to replace it in the sky. Father Martin looked closely at Levi, who was sitting acros... Read Chapter

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Anton went up to his storey, pushed his finger against the scanner and opened the door. Eve ran out of the room screaming. "Anton... Read Chapter

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Eva and Sasha stayed at home all day. It was no longer necessary to go anywhere, all physiological needs of the body stopped. Civilisatio... Read Chapter

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The carriage without horses stood on the road in the middle of the night forest. The coachman, accompanied by a guard, took horses to the... Read Chapter

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Eva sat with the camera by the window almost all night. Sometimes she went to the computer to check news, as for some unknown reason ther... Read Chapter

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Eve sat on a wide kitchen windowsill leaning her shoulder against the window and looked outside. Thousands and maybe hundreds of thousand... Read Chapter

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In the distance Eva saw a man. He went towards them. "Looks like he's not being touched either. Just like me," she said. "What ar... Read Chapter

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There came dawn. The rain stopped, and the sun's first rays lit up the dead city. Eve took off the raincoat and threw it at the floor. Sh... Read Chapter

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The carriage drove very slowly. The guards to the left and to the right of Levi looked attentively both ways. Two convoys were walking be... Read Chapter

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A few days later, hunger began to affect people's health badly. Anton grew even weaker and could no longer walk. His shirt and blanket we... Read Chapter

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Sasha was lying on his back near Anton's cell. "Can you hear me?!" the robot asked loudly. There was no response. Sasha banged hi... Read Chapter

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"Levi, assuming that we could have been created by ancient people for their own purposes, you must have pondered the complexity of our bo... Read Chapter

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