The literary map of Russia in recent years has expanded rapidly. Now the most important writers come not only from Moscow and St. Petersburg, but also from many other regions. The first look at the lists of nominees shows that in Russian literature there are many foreign names. And the first few pages of the books of these authors make it clear that the richness of his language and his gift of the narrator can envy even writers with authentic Russian names. This "boom" - a new milestone in the history of Russian prose.