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José Carlos Somoza


Spain (b.1959)

Jose Carlos Somoza was born in Havana in 1959 and now lives in Madrid. A psychiatrist, he is the author of six novels. In 2000 he was shortlisted for the Nadal Prize, one of the most important literary prizes in Spain.
 
Awards
Dagger Awards Best Novel winner (2002) : The Athenian Murders
John W Campbell Memorial Award Best Novel nominee (2008) : Zig Zag