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Vesna Goldsworthy - Author


Vesna Goldsworthy was born in Belgrade in 1961 and has lived in London since 1986. She writes in English, her third language. She has authored three widely translated books: a memoir, Chernobyl Strawberries; Inventing Ruritania, on the shaping of cultural perceptions of the Balkans; and the Crashaw Prize-winning poetry collection, The Angel of Salonika. Gorsky is her first novel.

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Gorsky by Vesna Goldsworthy
Gorsky
Vesna Goldsworthy
Longlisted for the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 2016. A rich oligarch's path crosses the path of a disillusioned bookseller through whose voice his story, and that of the beautiful woman married to another whom he loves, is told all...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/09/2015
Gorsky by Vesna Goldsworthy
Gorsky
Vesna Goldsworthy
Maxim Jakubowski July 2015 Highly Recommended. Longlisted for the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 2016 A rich oligarch's path crosses the path of a disillusioned bookseller through whose voice his story, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/04/2015

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