Lana Bastašić, born in Zagreb in 1986 to Serbian parents, lived after the breakup of Yugoslavia for several years in Bosnia. She majored in English and holds a master’s degree in cultural studies. She lived for many years in Barcelona and is the editor of the Spanish literary magazine »Carn de cap« and the co-founder of »3+3 sisters«, a project that promotes female authors from the Balkans. Bastašić has published three collections of short stories, one book of children’s stories and one of poetry. Her debut novel Catch the Rabbit was shortlisted for the 2019 NIN award and was awarded the 2020 European Union Prize for Literature.
Children and Young Adults
Bosnia and Herzegovina