Fiction

ÁDÁM BODOR: The Birds of Verhovina
Novel

bodor_verhovinaHome to nine hot springs, Verhovina used to be rich in natural beauty yet it has become a waste land, with only a few dozen inhabitants left.
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ÁDÁM BODOR: The Visit of the Archbishop
Novel

bodor_azersekBodor’s novel takes place in a village in the Carpathian Mountains. Situated in the centre of Europe, this godforsaken village is surrounded by piles of garbage that give off a sickening stench.
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ÁDÁM BODOR: Back to the Long-eared Owl
Short stories

bodor_vissza_a_fulesbagolyhozSuppressed passions, ready to erupt like a volcano, humiliation, and quiet hopelessness, written in a dream-like yet precise prose.
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NOÉMI SZÉCSI: You Are All the Same
Novel

szecsi_noemi-egyformak_vagytokA historical novel about the present, Noémi Szécsi’s new novel explores some life strategies that women tend to employ in our time.
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NOÉMI SZÉCSI: A Communist Monte Cristo
Novel

szecsi_noemi_monte_cristo_webIn July 1919, Sanyi, the vegetarian butcher and devoted member of the communist party, a handsome guy who has a tattoo on his chest that reads ‘Gesamtkunstwerk,’ sets off to Vienna on a secret mission, with a suitcase full of gold.
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KRISZTIÁN GRECSÓ: There’s Room for You Beside Me
Novel

grecso_mellettem_rgbA haunting family story of desire and loneliness spanning a hundred years.
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KRISZTIÁN GRECSÓ: A Masked Ball
Mosaic pieces of a family novel

grecso_jelmezbal_b1_rgb_webTwo girls are found dead in a village sometime in the 1960s. The third one is still alive when they find her, but by the time the doctor arrives, the wounded girl has already disappeared.
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KRISZTIÁN GRECSÓ: Following You
Novel

megyekIn a dusty village in the Great Hungarian Plain, Daru, nearly a teenager, is fighting for his position as gang leader, for his self-respect and his love – in other words, for his life.
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ZSUZSA RAKOVSZKY: Celia
Novel

rakovszky_celiaZsuzsa Rakovszky’s new novel is an unusual family novel about the lack of family, the lack of meaning, and about patterns transmitted from generation to generation.
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GÁBOR VIDA: The Story of a Stammer
Novel

vida-egydadogas.jpgDescribed by critics as “the autobiography of Transylvania,” Gábor Vida’s novel tells the story of a Hungarian family in Transylvania at the end of the 20th century.
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