Tag Archives: Ivan Klíma

The Ultimate Intimacy

‘suspense fiction of the highest order, The Ultimate Intimacy belongs on the shelf beside Graham Greene’s The End of the Affair. It is a…

No Saints or Angels

“A literary gem who is too little appreciated in the West . . . [A] Czech master at the top of his game.” –Scott…

My Crazy Century

“Klíma has endured as a writer, endured as a human being, writing of the great themes of freedom, honesty, and love and politics, and…

Lovers for a Day

“Klíma is simply not read widely enough in the U.S. . . . A master of the significant detail–telling only that which is essential.”…