• All content is redone in a new style, with the author's name and the title of the novel at the top.
• For a better glance, a small graphic is added at the beginning of each chapter.
• With a picture of Leo Tolstoy, a detailed biography of him is added.
Nikolay Irtenyev's sixteenth spring has arrived. He's studying for university exams, his mind racing with visions and thoughts about his future. Nikolai begins a second notebook in which he lays down the obligations and regulations essential for moral progress in order to define the purpose of life. A gray-haired monk, a confessor, arrives at the house in a charged atmosphere. Nicholas feels clean and new after his confession.