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Jakob Melander


(b.1965)

Jakob Melander was born in Copenhagen in 1965. He entered the 80 s punk scene as a bass and guitar player in various bands. He holds a degree in Comparative Literature from the University of Copenhagen. As well as a musician he's been writing plays and worked in theatre.
His debut, The House that Jack Built, was sold to several countries even before Danish publication early 2013, and quickly hit the Danish best seller's lists.