Mathias MOUCHA

Mathias Moucha has been telling stories for a long time. At first, he dreamed them in pictures and sound, but now he imagines them in words, sentences and chapters. Twenty-six letters, ten numerals and a few punctuation marks: it’s not much, you might think. But to him, it’s a mighty army.


A nightmarish story that will keep you holding your breath right up until final full stop.

Mathieu thought he was embarking on a quick trip to the Czech Republic, long enough to wrap up of the affairs of his grandfather, who has just died, and maybe have a beer in a typical Prague pivnice along with his brother, his nephew and a friend. But as soon as he sets foot in his ancestors’ sinister village, his escapade turns into a nightmare.

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