Lauded writer and translator, author of three short-stories collections Prvá smrť v rodine (First Death in the Family, 2009), Toxo (2013), Matky a kamionisti (Mothers and Lorry Drivers, 2018) and the novel Bellevue (2010). All four books were finalists for the Anasoft Litera Award. Mothers and Lorry Drivers won the European Union Prize for Literature in 2019. Dobrakovová’s work has been translated into several languages. She has translated two novels by Emmanuel Carrère and the Neapolitan Novels by Elena Ferrante.