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Ninni Holmqvist

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Ninni Holmqvist was born in 1958 and lives in Skane, Sweden. She made her debut in 1995 with the short story collection Suit [Kostym] and has published two further collections of short stories since then. She also works as a translator. The Unit marks Holmqvist's debut as a novelist.

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The Unit

Written by Ninni Holmqvist
Translated by Marlaine Delargy


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
Publisher: Other Press
On Sale: June 9, 2009
Price: $14.95

A 2009 Booklist Editors’ Choice Selection

One day in early spring, Dorrit Weger is checked into the Second Reserve Bank Unit for biological material. She is promised a nicely furnished apartment inside the Unit, where she will make new friends, enjoy the state of the art recreation facilities, and live the few... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

The Unit

Written by Ninni Holmqvist
Translated by Marlaine Delargy


Format: eBook, 272 pages
Publisher: Other Press
On Sale: June 9, 2009
Price: $4.99

Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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