Party Headquarters

by Georgi Tenev
Party Headquarters
  • ISBN-13: 9781940953267
  • Author(s): Georgi Tenev
  • Translated by: Angela Rodel
  • Subject: Fiction in translation|modern fiction
  • Publisher: Open Letter
  • Imprint: Open Letter
  • Publication Date: 17-03-2016
  • Format: p/b

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Taking place in the '80s and '90s, during Bulgaria's transition from communist rule to democracy, Party Headquarters is a love story, a parody, and a thriller about a political hoax. The main character visits his father-in-law, an old communist party boss who is dying, and is tasked with delivering a suitcase filled with 1.5 million euros. It's one of Bulgaria's most popular myths: As the communist party fell apart, high ranking officials squirreled away bags and suitcases containing the country's wealth.
About the book

Taking place in the '80s and '90s, during Bulgaria's transition from communist rule to democracy, Party Headquarters is a love story, a parody, and a thriller about a political hoax. The main character visits his father-in-law, an old communist party boss who is dying, and is tasked with delivering a suitcase filled with 1.5 million euros. It's one of Bulgaria's most popular myths: As the communist party fell apart, high ranking officials squirreled away bags and suitcases containing the country's wealth.