David Grossman

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David Grossman


David Grossman is one of Israel’s leading writers. He is the author of 19 books that have been translated into 45 languages around the world. His work has appeared in The New Yorker, and several of his books have been adapted to international stage and screen productions. The opera based on his book Falling Out of Time is scheduled to premiere at Carnegie Hall in May 2022. Winner of the 2017 Man Booker International Prize for Horse Walks Into a Bar, and the 2018 Israel Prize, his latest novel, More Than I Love My Life has been published internationally in 2020-21 to his best reviews ever. In October 2021 Grossman will be the first recipient of the Berman Literature Prize in Sweden.

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