Rusanka Lyapova was born in 1966 in Burgas, Bulgaria and attended the English gymnasium there. In 1991, she completed her studies in Serbo-Croatian Language and Literature at the Philosophical Department of Sofia University, and then became a lector of Serbian language at the universities of Associate Professor at the Military Academy, Sofia.
Rusanka Lyapova has also worked as a literary translator from Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian and Macedonian since 1994. She has so far translated prose, lyrics and theatrical dramas, including texts by Miljenko Jergović, Miroslav Krleža, Slobodan Selenić, Jelena Lengold, Vladimir Arsenijević, Milorad Pavić, Svetislav Basara, Mihajlo Pantić, Borislav Pekić, Radoslav Petković, Robert Perišić and Edo Popović.
Ako je to ljubavAuthor: Mihajlo PantićGenre: FictionYear: 2003Country: SerbiaLanguage: Serbian
AtlantidaAuthor: Borislav PekićGenre: FictionYear: 1988Country: SerbiaLanguage: Serbian
Avram, Bogdan, vodu gazeAuthor: Vladislava VojnovićGenre: Children and Young AdultsYear: 2016Publisher: Službeni glasnikCountry: SerbiaLanguage: Serbian
Cipele za Mona LizuAuthor: Marina TrumićGenre: PoetryYear: 2010Country: Bosnia and HerzegovinaLanguage: Bosnian
Čovek koji je živeo u snovimaAuthor: Radoslav PetkovićGenre: FictionCountry: SerbiaLanguage: Serbian
Hit depo, Pod pritiskom, Transsarajevo, Apokalipsa iz Recycle binaAuthor: Faruk ŠehićGenre: FictionPublisher: BuybookCountry: Bosnia and HerzegovinaLanguage: Bosnian
Kućni duhoviAuthor: Dubravka UgrešićGenre: Children and Young AdultsYear: 1988Country: CroatiaLanguage: Croatian
Milenijum u BeograduAuthor: Vladimir PištaloGenre: FictionYear: 2009Publisher: AgoraCountry: SerbiaLanguage: Serbian
OčiAuthor: Edo PopovićGenre: FictionYear: 2007Country: CroatiaLanguage: Croatian
Sudbina i komentariAuthor: Radoslav PetkovićGenre: FictionYear: 1993Country: SerbiaLanguage: Serbian
Vašarski mađioničarAuthor: Jelena LengoldGenre: FictionCountry: SerbiaLanguage: Serbian
Панорама, 1/2016Country: Bosnia and HerzegovinaLanguage: Bosnian