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Yishai Sarid

Yishai Sarid was born in 1965 in Tel Aviv. He studied law at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and received a graduate degree in public administration from Harvard University. Sarid has worked in the State Attorney's office as a prosecutor for criminal cases; he now works as an attorney in the private sector. He also contributes articles to the Hebrew press.
Sarid's second novel, Limassol, won the Grand Prix de Littérature Policière for Best Foreign Crime Novel (France, 2011), the SNCF Award (France, 2011), the Maria Giorgetti International Award (Italy, 2013), and was shortlisted for the prestigious IMPAC Award (Dublin, 2012). The Third, his fourth novel, won the Bernstein Prize (2016).

Yishai Sarid

Books in Translation

French: Arles, Actes Sud, 2015; Actes Sud/ Babel, 2018
German: Zurich, Kein & Aber, 2010; pback: Munich, Piper, 2011
French: Arles, Actes Sud, 2010; pback: 2011; Arles, Babel/ Montréal, Québec, Leméac, 2013 
English: New York, Europa, 2010; London, Europa UK, forthcoming 
Danish: Copenhagen, Ferdinand, 2010
Chinese: Hunan, Hunan People's Pub., 2011
Italian: Rome, e/o, 2012
Catalan: Barcelona, ClubEditor, 2012
Turkish: Istanbul, Kottom Kitap, 2012
Spanish: Mexico, Mondadori, 2013
Polish: Warsaw, Filo, 2015
Czech: Prague, Práh, 2016

German: Zurich, Kein und Aber, 2014
French: Arles, Actes Sud, 2018
Italian: Florence, Giuntina,2018 

Spanish: Buenos Aires, Siglio, forthcoming

French: Arles, Actes Sud, Forthcoming 

German: Zurich, Kein & Aber, 2019

Italian: Rome, E/O, 2019

Russian: Moscow, Sinbad, forthcoming 

Catalan: Barcelona, Club Editore, forthcoming


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