Sofia Literary Agency

Sofia Literary Agency represents Bulgarian authors and titles in the field of literary fiction, poetry and children’s books.

our Authors

Zdravka Evtimova

Zdravka Evtimova (1959) is a Bulgarian writer and translator, winner of numerous literary accolades, including Bulgaria’s Favourite Writer at the eponymous show on Bulgarian TV in 2021. Her novels and short story collections have been published in Canada, China, Greece, Israel, Iran, Italy, Spain, North Macedonia, Serbia, UK, and the USA. Her short story Seldom was included in the Best European Fiction 2015 anthology of the Dalkey Archive Press in the US. It Is Your Turn was among the ten award winning stories, which were included in the anthology Utopia: Ten Writers from All over the World in Nantes, France, 2005, as the result of a worldwide competition. Her short story Vassil was one of the award winners in the BBC international short story competition. The short story Blood of a Mole is included in a literary anthology for middle school education in the USA as well as in Danish high school textbooks. The short story collection Pernik Stories won the Balkanika award for Best Book of the Year.

available rights

Current Titles

Short Stories, 200 pages, 2023

Freckled Stories

This collection contains twenty pieces never failing to manifest Evtimova’s brilliant storytelling skills, both in
the register of the comic and the tragic.

Novel, 295 pages, 2022

Wolf Sanctuary

Wolf Sanctuary takes place in Radomir, more precisely in its most deprived neighborhood Staro Selo — Evtimova’s Bulgarian Macondo.

SHORT STORIES, 264 pages, 2019

Blood of a Mole

Blood of a Mole introduces a nameless character who runs a pet shop. Barely anyone ever comes in and buys anything, until one day a strange lady comes in asking for the blood of a mole. 

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