Veronique Olmi

Veronique Olmi war born in 1962 and lives in Paris. She is a highly acclaimed French dramatist and her twelve plays have won numerous awards. Bord de Mer, published in 2001, was her first novel. Since then she has published four more. Adriana Hunter has translated more than 40 books from the French including works by Agnes Desarthe, Amelie Nothomb, Frederic Beigbeder, Veronique Ovalde and Catherine Millet. She has been short-listed for the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize twice.