Goran Petrović





Goran Petrović

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born
in Kraljevo, Serbia
January 01, 1961

gender
male

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One of the most significant and most widely read contemporary Serbian writers. He studied Yugoslav and Serbian literature at the Faculty of Philology of Belgrade University.
At the moment, he works as a librarian at the Žiča city library, not too far away from the Žiča Monastery.

Awards:

the Borislav Pekić Fund Scholarship;
the "Prosveta Award";
the "Meša Selimović Award";
the "Charter of Rača",
the "Golden Bestseller", "Vital Award";
the "National Library of Serbia"Award; the "Most widely read Book Award" (NIN, 2001);
the "October Award of the City of Kraljevo;
the "Borislav Stanković Award".

Petrović's books have been reprinted several times. His novels have already been translated into Russian, French, Italian, Polish and Spanish.

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Average rating: 4.24 · 808 ratings · 82 reviews · 14 distinct works · Similar authors
La Mano de La Buena Fortuna
4.32 of 5 stars 4.32 avg rating — 395 ratings — published 2000 — 24 editions
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Atlas descrito por el cielo
4.44 of 5 stars 4.44 avg rating — 156 ratings — published 1993 — 12 editions
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Opsada Crkve Sv. Spasa
4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 85 ratings — published 1997 — 7 editions
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Ispod tavanice koja se ljuspa
3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 56 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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Diferencias
3.68 of 5 stars 3.68 avg rating — 41 ratings — published 2006 — 4 editions
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Ostrvo i okolne priče
4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 1996
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Bližnji
3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 2002 — 2 editions
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Saveti za lakši život
4.38 of 5 stars 4.38 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1989
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Sve što znam o vremenu
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2003
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Pretraživač
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2007
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“-¿Con la fantasía?-preguntó Esther-. ¿Qué es una fantasía?, ¿lo mismo que una ilusión?

-No precisamente, la fantasía es algo que existe, pero a muchos les parece que no. Con la ilusión ocurre lo contrario, es aquello que no existe, pero muchos creen que sí- le contesta Drágor detalladamente.”
Goran Petrović, Atlas descrito por el cielo

“Hay islas que el mar traga cuando le da la gana sin importar su supuesta grandeza. Pero también hay pequeños escollos que resisten por siempre.”
Goran Petrović, Opsada Crkve Sv. Spasa

“En la parte interna superior del muslo derecho, allí donde la piel abunda extraordinariamente en ternura, Esther tiene un lunar en forma de grano de granada.”
Goran Petrović, Atlas descrito por el cielo

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