Czech Republic

The Other City

The Other City

Ajvaz, Michal ; Turner, Gerald

In this strange and lovely hymn to Prague, Michal Ajvaz repopulates the city of Kafka with ghosts, eccentrics, talking animals, and impossible statues, all lurking on the peripheries of a town so...

June 11, 2009
Dalkey Archive Press
Prague Winter: A Personal Story of Remembrance and War, 1937-1948

Drawing on her own memory, her parents' written reflections, interviews with contemporaries, and newly-available documents, former US Secretary of State and New York Times...

February 19, 2013
Harper Perennial
Prague Stories

Prague Stories

Bassett, Richard
A gorgeously jacketed hardcover anthology of stories set in Prague, by an international array of brilliant writers.

The Golden City of Prague has long been an intellectual center of the...

October 20, 2020
Everyman's Library
Prague in Black and Gold

Prague in Black and Gold

Demetz, Peter

Prague is at the core of everything both wonderful and terrible in Western history, but few people truly understand this city's unique culture. In Prague in Black and Gold, Peter Demetz...

March 18, 1998
Farrar, Strauss & Giroux-3pl
The Prague Cemetery

The Prague Cemetery

Eco, Umberto ; Dixon, Richard
The Prague Cemetery is the #1 international bestseller from the award-winning and New York Times best-selling author of The Name of the Rose, Umberto Eco....
September 4, 2012
464 Pages
The Last Palace: Europes Turbulent Century in Five Lives and One Legendary House
A sweeping yet intimate narrative about the last hundred years of turbulent European history, as seen through one of Mitteleuropa's greatest houses--and the lives of its occupants


September 3, 2019
Crown Publishing Group (NY)


Hlová, Petra

In this utopia, the feminist Movement has been successful and women rule the world. Men are trained at reeducation facilities to accept the new normal in this futuristic satire challenging our...

October 12, 2021
World Editions
320 Pages
Open Letters: Selected Writings, 1965-1990
The twenty-five years' worth of essays, letters, interviews and reportage colected in this volume portay Vaclav Havel's evolution from a modestly known playwright with the courage to criticize a...
June 2, 1992
432 Pages
I Served the King of England

I Served the King of England

Hrabal, Bohumil ; Wilson, Paul
First published in 1971 in a typewritten edition, then finally printed in book form in 1989, I Served the King of England is an extraordinary and subtly tragicomic novel (The New York...
May 31, 2007
New Directions Publishing Corporation
241 Pages
The Lights of Prague

The Lights of Prague

Jarvis, Nicole
For readers of VE Schwab and The Witcher, science and magic clash in atmospheric gaslight-era Prague.

In the quiet streets of Prague all manner of mysterious...

May 25, 2021
Titan Books (UK)
416 Pages

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