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Feminine Mystique

Josef Škvorecký

Translated by Paul Wilson

‘We were sitting in the warehouse waiting for Kadeĕábek‘.

Josef Škvorecký

Josef Skvorecky was born in 1924. He left Czechoslovakia after the Russian invasion of Prague in 1968 and emigrated to Canada where he still lives. His novels include The Miracle Game (Faber/W.W. Norton) and The Engineer of Human Souls (Faber/Dalkey Archive Press).

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Translated by Paul Wilson

Paul Wilson was born in 1960. He is the author of four previous novels, The Fall from Grace of Harry Angel, Days of Good Hope, Do White Whales Sing at the Edge of the World? and Noah, Noah. He lives in Darwen, Lancashire, and works in the field of learning disability.

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