ШвеціяGrew up in Gothenburg/Sweden. She studied writing in the USA, glass in the Czech Republic/Sweden, art in the Netherlands, before settling down in Stockholm. Her debut novel Reglerna (The Rules, 2008) was nominated for the August Prize and won the prestigious Borås Tidnings Debut Prize. Handlingen (The Action) was awarded the 2012 European Union Prize for Literature. Urskilja oss (Ununifying us, 2016) is Mannheimers latest awarded novel. Besides being a writer, she is a glassblower/designer.