Awards

Ikar – Platinum Book Award, 2017

2017

Dementi, Platinum Book Award

Code 7, Golden Book Award

2016
Dementi, Golden Book Award

Dementi, Book of Kysuce

2015
Code 1, Platinum book Award

2014
Code 1, Book of the year – winner of the readerˋs poll Book Review
Code 1, Golden Book Award
Code 1, Panta Rhei Award – winner of the readerˋs poll

2013 –  Platinum Book Award by Ikar, novel Sezóna potkanov (The Rat Season, 2011) over 25.000 copies sold

2010

Golden Book Award by Ikar (the largest publishing house in Slovakia), novel Zastavte Dubčeka (Stop Dubček!), over 15,000 copies sold
Platinum Book Award by Ikar, novel Kód 9 (Code 9), over 25,000 copies sold
Finals of the international literature award “Johann Gottfried Seume”, Grimma, Germany, novel Jubelzone (The Jubilation Zone)

2009 – Grand Prize of the Slovak PEN Centre, novel Zastavte Dubčeka (Stop Dubček!)

2008 – Book of the Year Award, novel Zóna nadšenia (The Jubilation Zone), readers’ poll of the Slovak magazine Book Revue (Knižná revue)

1985 – First Place Prize, Slovak Film centre Bratislava, Animatic clavitist, Film scenario

1978 – First Place Prize, Slovak Television Bratislava, Do Not Hamper Birds to Fly, movie script