Josef Škvorecký

Josef Škvorecký was born in Náchod, Czechoslovakia. He was an author and publisher. Half of his life he spent in exile in Canada. He is the creator of 'Josef Boruvka', a police lieutenant.


Titles and year of publication:  

 'Josef Boruvka' Novels
 1) The Mournful Demeanour of Lieutenant Boruvka (short stories)  1973 (Czechoslovakia 1966)
 2) Sins for Father Knox (short stories)  1989 (Czechoslovakia 1973)
 3) The End of Lieutenant Boruvka (short stories)  1990 (Czechoslovakia 1975)
 4) The Return of Lieutenant Boruvka  1990 (Czechoslovakia 1980)
 Other Novels
 1) Miss Silver's Past  1975 (Czechoslovakia 1969)
 2) Two Murders in My Double Life  1999 (Czechoslovakia 1996)
 3) An Inexplicable Story  2002 (Czechoslovakia 1998)