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Jonas Hassen Khemiri
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Jonas Hassen Khemiri

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Jonas Hassen Khemiri is the author of five novels, six plays and a collection of plays, essays and short stories. Among his many honours are the August Prize, the highest literary award for Swedish literature; the Per Olov Enquist Literary Prize; the BorĂ¥s Tidning Award for Best Literary Debut Novel; and an Obie Award. His novels have been translated into more than thirty languages, and his plays have been performed by more than one hundred companies around the world. He lives in Stockholm, Sweden.

Books by Jonas Hassen Khemiri

The Family Clause

An addictive novel about contemporary parenthood, which perfectly sums up the intensity and complexity of modern family life: falling in love, being a parent, being a child, and being an outsider.

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