Andrei Kurkov

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Writer
Kyiv - London, Ukraine

Prominent Ukrainian writer and publicist. In 1983 graduated from Kyiv Pedagogical Academy of Foreign Languages. Later also completed a Japanese translation training. Author of 19 novels, including the bestselling Death and the Penguin, 9 books for children, and about 20 documentary, fiction and TV movie scripts. His work is currently translated into 37 languages, including English, Japanese, French, German, Italian, Chinese, Swedish and Hebrew, and published in 65 countries. Latest book: The Bickford Fuse.

List of Publications: 

Death and the Penguin 

Penguin Lost

A Matter of Death and Life

The Penguin Novels

The Case of the General's Thumb

The World of Mr Big Forehead

The President's Last Love

The Good Angel of Death

The Milkman in the Night

The Gardener from Ochakov

Ukraine Diaries: Dispatches from Kiev

The Bickford Fuse

Organizations: 
Ukrainian PEN Center of the International PEN
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