Dan Vyleta Books & Biography
DAN VYLETA is the son of Czech refugees to Germany. Having lived in Germany, Canada, the US, Turkey, Austria and the UK, he aspires to be bohemian in more ways than one. He is the author of Pavel & I, The Quiet Twin (shortlisted for the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize), The Crooked Maid (shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize, a Globe and Mail Book of the Year and winner of the J.I. Segal Award) and Smoke (a Canadian bestseller translated into ten languages). Dan Vyleta currently teaches literature and writing at the University of Birmingham in the UK.