Czech Literature

Czech literature is the literature written by Czechs or other inhabitants of the Czech state, mostly in the Czech language, although other languages like Old Church Slavonic, Latin or German have been also used, especially in the past. Modern authors from the Czech territory who wrote in other languages (e.g. German) are however sometimes considered separately, thus Franz Kafka, for example, who wrote in German (though he was also fluent in Czech), is often considered part of Austrian or German literature.
Czech literature is divided into several main time periods: the Middle Ages; the Hussite
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The Prague Sonata
Indians on Vacation
Listopád
Trhlina
Soulbinder (Spellslinger, #4)
Hana
The Trick
Naslouchač (Naslouchač, #1)
Šikmý kostel: románová kronika ztraceného města (léta 1894 - 1921)
Aristokratka a vlna zločinnosti na zámku Kostka (Aristokratka, #4)
Probudím se na Šibuji
The Last Palace: Europe's Turbulent Century in Five Lives and One Legendary House
Věci, na které nastal čas
Plachetnice na vinětách
Prague Spring
The Unbearable Lightness of Being
The Metamorphosis
The Trial
Too Loud a Solitude
The Book of Laughter and Forgetting
The Good Soldier Švejk
The Joke
Closely Watched Trains
War with the Newts
Immortality
I Served the King of England
The Castle
R.U.R.
Laughable Loves
Den store Gatsby by F. Scott FitzgeraldFarvel til våpnene by Ernest HemingwayOg solen går sin gang by Ernest HemingwayKlokkene ringer for deg by Ernest HemingwayProsessen by Franz Kafka
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How I Came to Know Fish by Ota PavelWar with the Newts by Karel ČapekThe Elephant by Sławomir MrożekLife is a Dream by Gyula KrúdyThe Cowards by Josef Škvorecký
Penguin Central European Classics
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Tanec s carevnou by Petra NeomillnerováOutsider by Kristina ČechováGjorkové - Následky by Tereza BenešováStřípky hvězd by Tereza JanišováSběratel snů by Kryštof Herold
Most Awaited Czech Books
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Jonathan Littell
Ve státě jako je ten náš , měl každý přidělenou roli: ty jsi oběť, a ty, ty jsi kat, a nikdo neměl na vybranou, nikoho se neptali, jestli je s tím srozuměn, protože všichni byli zaměnitelní, oběti i katové.
Jonathan Littell, The Kindly Ones

Jonathan Littell
Moc ti to nejde. Je vidět, že jsi proležel celý život v knihách. U nás i rabín umí postavit dům.
Jonathan Littell, The Kindly Ones

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