Valerie and Her Week of Wonders
|Original title||Valerie a týden divů|
|Genre||Surrealist, Gothic, Novel|
|Published||1945 (Czech edition); 2005 (Twisted Spoon Press) (English translation)|
|Media type||Print (Paperback)|
- This is an article on the 1945 novel, for the 1970 film see Valerie and Her Week of Wonders (film).
Valerie and Her Week of Wonders (or Valerie a týden divů) is a novel by surrealist Czech writer Vítězslav Nezval, first published in 1945. It was made into a 1970 Czech film directed by Jaromil Jireš.
With this novel, Nezval explored the gothic themes and settings of such novels as Mary Shelley's Frankenstein and M. G. Lewis' The Monk, as well as F. W. Murnau's film Nosferatu (based on Dracula by Bram Stoker).