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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 & Aber, 2019



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

German: Zurich, Kein & Aber, 2019

Italian: Rome, E/O, 2019

Spanish: Buenos Aires/ Barcelona, Siglio,2020

Catalan: Barcelona, Club Editore, 2020

English: New York, Restless Books, 2020

French: Arles, Actes Sud, 2020

Polish: Wojnowice, KEW, 2020

Russian: Moscow, Sinbad, 2022

English: Restless Books, forthcoming 
German: Kein & Aber, 2021
Italian: E/O, forthcoming 
Spanish: Editorial Siglio, forthcoming
Catalan: Club Editor, forthcoming

French: Actes Sud, forthcoming