Elin Pelin

Elin Pelin

Name Elin Pelin
Profession Novelist
Date of Birth 1877-07-08
Place of Birth Bailovo,
Bulgaria
Age 72 yrs
Death Date 1949-12-03
Birth Sign Cancer

About Elin Pelin

A Bulgarian author, he is best known for his themes of Bulgarian country life and the transition from rural to modern life. His most famous works include The Gerak Family (1911) and Earth (1922).

Early Life Experience of Elin Pelin

He published his first literary work in 1901, and he subsequently worked as a librarian while continuing to write and publish.

Trivia Info

He was a pioneer in Bulgarian children’s literature.

Family Life and Relationship

He grew up in a village near Sofia, Bulgaria.

Close Associates

Pelin and Jan Neruda were both realist writers.