Jakuba Katalpa

Jakuba Katalpa born 1979
prose writer, author of three books of fiction
the novella Is Soil to Be Eaten? / Je hlína k snědku? shortlisted for Magnesia Litera in the Newcomer of the Year category (2007), the novel The Bitter Sea / Hořké moře shortlisted for the Jiří Orten Prize (2009),
the novel The Germans / Němci received Czech Book Award (2013) and Josef Škvorecký Award (2013), and was shortlisted for Magnesia Litera in the prose category (2013), and has been published in 4 languages: German, Slovenian, Bulgarian and Macedonian


Is Soil to be Eaten? / Je hlína k snědku?
The Bitter Sea / Hořké moře
The Germans / Němci