Jerker Virdborg (born 1971) lives in Stockholm. His literary debut in 2001 was with the short story collection Landhöjning två centimeter per natt, followed the year after by the novel Svart krabba which among other distinctions was awarded the Literature Prize of the Swedish magazine Vi. His subsequent novels Försvinnarna (2005), Mannen från Trinisla (2007) and Kall feber(2009) have all received huge critical acclaim, establishing Jerker Virdborg as one of Sweden’s foremost young writers. Jerker Virdborgs novels have been translated into German, Dutch, Norwegian, Danish, Polish, Russian, Lithuanian and Finnish.
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