Izazov krvi (the book)

One of the first Izazov krvi books ever in print! Pic by MBP.

The first book is for now available in Croatian only. If you’re looking about info about the book, follow this link (in Croatian) and if you’re interested in having me talk about the book at your local library/bookstore/book café, drop me an e-mail or get in touch via Goodreads. I’m especially fond of book clubs (reading groups) and would be more than happy to attend your club’s meeting if you’re interested.

Get in touch: vesnakurilic@gmail.com
Get the book! (Croatia only)

The cover was illustrated by the talented Aleksandar Žiljak, the design made by the creative team of Hangar 7. Izazov krvi was lovingly edited by Mihaela Marija Perković and received priceless inputs by Antonija Mežnarić and Mojca Brenko Puzak. I’m honoured to note that the novel has been awarded two Croatian speculative fiction awards for young adult novels in 2018 – the SFERA award in Zagreb in May, 2018 and the Artefakt award in Rijeka in October, 2018.

Assorted info:
Author bio / here
Book cover / here
Author photo / here (by Marin Rukavina)
Author photo – in cosplay / here (by Marin Rukavina)

Reviews(in Croatian):
Davor Šišović
Marinko Krmpotić

Past author events:
Book group guest author: Nedopričljivi, Rijeka, Oct 18th, 2018
Book group guest author: ČkČk, Rijeka, March 28th, 2018
Istrakon 2018, Pazin
Gimnazija Andrije Mohorovičića, Rijeka, March 15th 2018
FantaSTikon 2018, March 16-18th, Split
Book group guest author: Na margini, Rijeka, March 24th, 2018
Rijeka Librarian Association meetup, Feb 22, 2018
Zagreb, Jan 31, 2018, at Booksa
Rijeka City Library, Nov 17th, 2017 Read moresee full album
Narodna knjižnica i čitaonica Delnice, Nov 9th, 2017
Rikon 2017
SFerakon 2017

Talking about the book! (Croatian only) from MojaRijeka.hr

…or, the story of how we’ve kinda sorta promised to send in the first draft of No. 2 by October 17th! Booksa, Zagreb; Jan 31st, 2018
Rijeka City Library implosion! (Nov 17th, 2017)
Rikon 2017 book signing, the Random Ukulele Encounter with Gordana Družeta. Photo by Marin Rukavina

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