Dry Season

Babnik Gabriela

Translated by Rawley Grau

Istros Books



ISBN: 9781908236265


Publication date: 12 October 2015



Gabriela Babnik was born in 1979 in Goppingen, Germany. After finishing her studies at Ljubljana University, she spent some time in Nigeria before working on a master’s degree on the modern Nigerian novel. Since 2002, she has regularly contributed articles to all major daily and weekly publications in Slovenia. In 2005, Babnik graduated in Comparative Literature and Literary Theory at the University of Ljubljana. Her first novel, ‘Cotton Skin’ was published in 2007 and was awarded the Best Debut Novel by the Union of Slovenian Publishers at the Slovenian Book Fair. In 2009, her second novel ‘In the Tall Grass’ was published, which was shortlisted for the Kresnik Award in 2010.