The stories of several generations of one family replete with humour and hyperbole, as well as emotional depth.
Dousková is once again sarcastically witty, not only towards others, but especially towards herself. She shoots on sight, not in a mean way, but rather out of an instinct for self-preservation.
The Ministry has allocated more than €38,000 for 23 translations of Czech literature.
The award for foreign language books is organised by the Mayakovsky Library in St Petersburg.
The 17th annual literary festival will take place from 1st July to 4th August.
The acclaimed Czech sci-fi novel was published in English in 2015.
Sára Vybíralová won the Jiří Orten Award for Trigger, Markéta Baňková won the Czech Book Award for Triviality.
The annual awards for children’s and young adult books were announced on 29 April.
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