Jesper Huor is a Swedish journalist who has worked for Dagens Nyheter, Svenska Dagbladet, TT, and Swedish Radio. Jesper Huor's most recent book, I väntan på talibanerna (Waiting for the Taliban), was published in September 2010.
"Stockholm's Royal Library Thief" first appeared in Sweden as an article in VI magazine in autumn 2008 and also on Swedish Radio, for which the author was awarded the Grand Radio Prize for the best reportage of 2009.
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