Sonja Besford (born in Belgrade as Sonja Batinić) is Serbian poet, short story writer and novelist who lives and works in Great Britain. She is the President of the Association of Serbian Writers & Artists Abroad. Writing both in English and in Serbian, she has published several poetry collections (Mazno kao šamar/Gentle Like a Slap, Nespojivi prelom/Unmendable Break;Dolasci i odlasci/Comings and Goings; Sećanja na leta u Bristu kod Gradca/Summer in the Brist and Other Poems); a collection of short stories (Kako uloviti Talasona/How to Catch Talason, 1992); and two novels (Lovci vremena/ Time Catchers; Svedok/The Witness). Her new novel, Set Away, is published for the first time in the Serbian Prose in Translation edition. Sonja Besford also writes theatre and radio plays; her critical reviews have been published in the magazines and newspapers in the United States and Great Britain.
2015; Broširani povez; latinica; 20 cmm; 168 str.; 978-86-6145-201-7;