Andrey Dmitriev has been conferred the Apollon Grigorev award for his novel The Road Back, and Turn in the River was short-listed for the Russian Booker prize. Many novellas and stories have been published in prominent Russian literary journals (Novyi Mir, Znamya, etc.) and in florilegia from the publishing house Vagrius.Dmitriev also writes filmscripts. His novel The Peasant and the Teenager was awarded the 2012 Russian Booker Prize. He has been translated into German, French, Czech, and English.