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Born in the Republic of Moldova in 1968, Gheorghe Virtosu has lived an intense and eventful life: after enjoying an idyllic childhood in his village, he left his parents’ home at 15 for the middle school in town, which eventually led to a military career. Established in London in 1992, he gained British citizenship a few years later. Having simplicity as a guiding principle and solitude as his main source of inspiration, Gheorghe Virtosu is rapidly becoming a household name in literature, with his mammoth novel, A Little Frog’s Heart, already a landmark on the compulsory reading list.

Gheorghe Virtosu
2019 Best Authors

Born in 1968, Gheorghe Virtosu has lived an intense and eventful life: after enjoying an idyllic childhood in his village, he left his parents’ home at 15 for the middle school in town, which eventually led to a military career. Established in London in 1992, he gained British citizenship a few years later. Having simplicity as a guiding principle and solitude as his main source of inspiration, Gheorghe Virtosu is rapidly becoming a household name in literature.

Writing and painting have become the most effective way of dealing with frustration, loss, and anger - a form of therapy. Virtosu has found in writing the ideal form of elevating negative emotions and transforming them into rewarding projects meant to spread and replenish happiness and a zest for life.


'A visionary artist and thinker.'

TimeOut Best Selling Authors

'Be drawn into a weird and wonderful fantasy universe.'

Evening Standard Best Authors of the 21st Century

'A revelation.'

The Guardian 2019 Best Book Writer

Books



1986

Gheorghe Virtosu in the army

Army

Gheorghe Virtosu in the army
"It is a proud privilege to be a soldier, with discipline, self-respect, a high sense of duty and obligation, and a self confidence born of demonstrated ability.” - G. Virtosu.

2016

“To us, family means putting your arms around each other and being there. In family life, love is the oil that eases friction, the cement that binds closer together, and the music that brings harmony.” - G. Virtosu.
Gheorghe Virtosu with his sisters
Gheorghe Virtosu best selling author

2018

"Purity, nature and the democratization of spiritual being and knowledge are salient features of today's religion for the non-religious, literature and art serves as its audacious and frequently symbolic language." - G. Virtosu.








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