Stories on paper

The years given are for the year of first publication or performance. 
"G" is for works originally written in German. "E" is for published translations in English, with publication details. All other English titles here are unofficial translations solely for the purposes of this bibliography.

Shorter works from 1943 until 2010

tales for children

Miscellaneous works

1960 Marienbad
1963 The Clever Blackbird (for children)
1968 Letters Across the Border. An Essay in East-West Dialogue (with Günter Grass, G)
1979 My Czech Reader (for S. Fischer Verlag)
1979 Jolana and the Magician (for children)
1983 Puppet People (with photographs by Thomas David, G)
1984 Hamelin, a Town that Lives on the Imagination (with drawings by Ondřej Kohout, G)
1984 Merian Prague (G)
1986 Adam and Sons (with illustrations by Vlastimil Třešňak, G)


1969 From the Diary of a Counterrevolutionary (New York: Magraw-Hill, 1972, E)
1970 White Book: Adam Juracek vs Sir Isaac Newton (New York: G. Braziller, 1977, E)
1978 The Hangwoman (New York: Putnam, 1981, E)
1978 The Ideas of Saint Clara
1987 Where the Dog Is Buried
1989 Lessons in Love and Dancing
1990 End of the Long Holidays
1992 I Am Snowing (New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1994, E)
1995 The Widow Killer (New York: Picador, 1995, E)
1998 My Wife and her Husband
2000 The Long Wave Astern
2005 That Was My Life?? (Part 1)
2006 That Was My Life?? (Part 2)
2007 On Nothing and On Everything (essays)
2008 The Noose
2009 The Stranger and the Beautiful Woman