Antonín Bajaja

Antonín Bajaja born 1942
novelist, poet, journalist

his novel Zvlčení – Romaneto o vlcích, lidech a úkazech / Growing Wild – a Tale of Mystery and Imagination about Wolves, Humans, and Phenomena was awarded the Magnesia Litera Prize for prose in 2004 and shortlisted for the 2016 St Petersburg Library Prize for Foreign Fiction, and has been translated into Byelorussian, Hungarian, Slovenian, Russian and Bulgarian

his latest novel Na krásné modré Dřevnici / Burying the Season (Host, 2009) was awarded the State Prize for Literature (2010) and nominated for two more domestic literary prizes
its English version was published by Jantar Publishing in United Kingdom in 2016
more here: http://www.jantarpublishing.com/publications/burying-the-season.html

Selected bibliography

Duels / Duely
Growing Wild – a Tale of Mystery and Imagination about Wolves, Humans, and Phenomena / Zvlčení – Romaneto o vlcích, lidech a úkazech
Burying the Season / Na krásné modré Dřevnici