Books by Miha Mazzini: fiction, children & young adults, nonfiction.
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Fiction:

Map of Other Lives/Zemljevidi tujih življenj
Map of Other Lives

A literary thriller about a man, who buys not only a stolen iPad but a deadly secret with it.
The story about three types of murders: individual killing, collective sacrifice and mass media murder.

  • Slovenian edition, 2016
Childhood, Otroštvo
Childhood

An autographic novel in fictitious stories.

Seventeen stories, one life. Or at least first five years of it.

  • Slovenian edition, 2015

"Kresnik" award for the best Slovenian novel of the year.

The Erased, Izbrisana
Erased

Novel.

The state has taken her identity and now they've come for her child.

  • Slovenian edition, 2014
  • Serbian edition, 2015
  • Macedonian edition, 2015
Crumbs
Crumbs

Novel

An immigrant worker from Bosnia falls in love with the actress Nastassja Kinski. To be able to approach her, he has to become famous himself. That's why he sets off on a journey to fame in a black comedy with a twist in its tale.

  • Slovenian edition (54000 copies!)
  • American edition
  • English edition
  • Macedonian edition
Full schedules, empty days
Full schedules, empty days

Short stories.

Eleven short stories from everyday life.

  • Slovenian edition, 2012
Paloma negra
Paloma negra

Novel.

A man has signed his own death warrant. And now he is tempted back to life with love, music and beauty.

  • Slovenian edition, 2012
  • English edition, 2014
The Finger
The Finger

Stageplay.

  • Slovenian edition, 2012
Ghosts
Ghosts

Short story collection.

Ten stories, ten persons or objects that won't remain in the past ...

  • Slovenian edition, 2010
German Lottery
German Lottery

Novel.

Yugoslavia in the years of communist terror. Only ray of hope is an unique charity where every ticket is free and everyone wins, where stakes are getting higher and higher, until one day somebody wins a jackpot ...

Clear moments
Clear moments

Short story collection.

What if you suddenly see in a clear moment that all of your life is based on a lie? Would you try to ignore it, fight it, will you stay broken? Fourteen moments, fourteen decisions, fourteen stories.

  • Slovenian edition, 2007
The King of the Rattling Spirits
The King of the Rattling Spirits

Novel

Egon was 12 and he wanted a record player. You can win friends with a record player or chat up a girl, invite her to listen to your records. But in order to get a record player, Egon will have to defeat a neurotic mother, a madly religious grandmother, a sadistic teacher - not to mention souls and angels.

  • Slovenian edition, 2001
  • American edition, 2005
  • Croatian edition, 2005
  • Czech edition, 2005
  • Italian edition, 2008
Guarding Hanna
Guarding Hanna

Novel

He was born a freak. With above-average intelligence, which soon realises that a body bent on destruction cannot live among others. The only person who can help him is a Mafia don, who has enough money to isolate the monster. But nothing comes free. And now, the moment when the freak has to repay the favour has arrived. He has to come out of isolation and become a bodyguard of a woman named Hanna for a week.

  • Slovenian edition, 2000
  • English edition, 2008
  • Serbian edition, 2008
  • Polish edition, 2008
  • Italian edition, 2011
  • Turkish edition, 2015
Satan's Crown
Satan's Crown

Novel

A man with very heightened senses (he can see bacteria floating in the air; bodily fluids oozing from every single pore in human skin) falls in love with a woman. But to love is to touch. Can love overcome his senses?

  • Slovenian edition
Collector of Names
Collector of Names

Novel

Night on an island. The well behaved and polite demon will come from the woods and ask you for your name. If you answer, you are left without a name. Can anybody live without it? Even through that single night?

  • Slovenian edition
  • English edition

For children and young adults:

Star Call, Zvezde vabijo
Star Call

Novel for young adult readers (12+)

  • Slovenian edition, 2016

Modra ptica award for the best YA novel.

Drevo glasov
Tree of Voices

Novel for young adult readers (12+)

  • Slovenian edition, 2005
Time Is A Big Chocolate Cake
Time Is A Big Chocolate Cake

Picture book

About time and parents who spend their days at the office.

  • Slovenian edition

Nonfiction:

Only laughter can save us
Only laughter can save us

Essays.

Selection from the essays about the Slovenian customs, culture and way of living, written for www.siol.net between January 2013 and June 2014.

  • Slovenian edition, 2014
Born for Stories
Born for Stories

Nonfiction book about writers and creativity.

  • Slovenian edition, 2012
  • English Kindle edition, 2014
Ce ti ni kaj prav, se pa izseli!
If You Don't Like It Here, Move Out!

Selection from the essays about the Slovenian customs, culture and way of living, written for www.siol.net between May 2010 and June 2011.

  • Slovenian edition, 2011
How to google
How to google

Manual for googling.