Hours of Lead bestseller in Switzerland!

Last week, the novel Hours of Lead was ranked 10th on the bestseller list of the Swiss bookstore chain Orell Füssli.


“Radka Denemarková celebrated a new entry at Top Seventeen with her 880-page book Hours of Lead, published by Hoffmann und Campe. In it, a Czech writer who places democratic values above all, becomes a role model for a Chinese student. After the two study philosophical texts together, the Chinese girl decides to engage in political resistance, which has serious consequences.”

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Radka Denemarková: Stunden aus Blei. Novel. Translated from Czech by Eva Profousová. 880 pp., hardcover, EUR 32,90 (Verlag Hoffmann und Campe, Hamburg)

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