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Aleksandar Hemon

Aleksandar Hemon
Velibor Božovic

Aleksandar Hemon is the author of The Lazarus Project, which was a finalist for the 2008 National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award, and three books of short stories: The Question of Bruno; Nowhere Man, which was also a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award; and Love and Obstacles. He was the recipient of a 2003 Guggenheim Fellowship and a “genius grant” from the MacArthur Foundation, and the 2020 Dos Passos Prize. He lives in Chicago.

The Making of Zombie Wars

Aleksandar Hemon
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The seriously, seriously funny roller-coaster ride of sex and violence that Aleksandar Hemon has long promised

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My Prisoner

Essay by Aleksandar Hemon; Art by Velibor Bozovic
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
FSG Originals

When Aleksandar Hemon and Velibor Božovic became friends as teenagers in Sarajevo, it was, in Hemon's words, "pretty clear that our friendship was for life, even if we could have no notion of what...

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The Matters of Life, Death, and More

Aleksandar Hemon
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
FSG Originals

“The genius of Aleksandar Hemon’s prose is a well-established, universally acknowledged fact. But his ability to read a soccer match—to really, deeply understand it—will strike readers with...

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The Book of My Lives

Aleksandar Hemon
Picador
Picador

A Finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award

Aleksandar Hemon's lives begin in Sarajevo, where boyhood is consumed by street soccer and sibling rivalry, and a...

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