A dead girl, dressed only in light lingerie, is discovered in a private garden. The circumstances seem to point towards a sexually motivated murder but is it really that simple?
The clever, realistic, skilfully constructed and in many ways unconventional plot is one of the best to be found in Czech detective novels in recent years.
Bellová’s novel The Lake (Jezero) was published in 2016 to widespread critical acclaim.
The residencies are for foreign writers, translators, critics and literary scholars.
Minister of Culture, Daniel Herman, signed the agreement confirming the Czech Republic as the guest of honour.
The award aims to put the spotlight on European contemporary fiction.
The English-German publication features 40 Czech books from 2016.
The prestigious Czech literary award has announced its nominations for 2017.
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