Kicking the Kremlin: Russia's New Dissidents and the Battle to Topple Putin (Oneworld Publications 2014). A first-hand account of Russia's 2011-2012 anti-Putin protests, and the Kremlin's crackdown.

"Strongly written, well-researched and timely. Should be read now" - Times Literary Supplement

"Compelling" - New Statesman

"A lively, sardonic account of Putin's reign and those opposed to it... essential" - Metro

"Bennetts writes with clarity and wryness" - Irish Times

"Engagingly grim, frequently absurdist portrait of Vladimir Putin and the popular protests against him" - Kirkus Reviews

"Colourful and authoritative. The best account of Russia's protest movement and Putin's ferocious crackdown on dissent" - Angus Roxburgh, author of The Strongman: Vladimir Putin and the Struggle for Russiaand Former BBC Moscow Correspondent

"Dark, compelling, and illuminating. Bennetts meets priests, lawmakers spin-doctors, ordinary Russians, left-wing agitators, and riot cops in this vivid first-hand portrait" - Luke Harding, Guardian correspondent and author of Mafia State: How One Reporter Became an Enemy of the Brutal New Russia

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Football Dynamo: Modern Russia and the People's Game (Virgin Books 2008). A journey into modern Russia's football culture.

"One of the best books about football in a foreign land you will ever come across" - Daily Telegraph

"Bennetts has produced an engrossing, authoritative account of the game in his adopted country" - Independent

"An enthralling insight into a rejuvenated football nation" - When Saturday Comes

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