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Meri Kuusisto



Meri Kuusisto (born 1985) is a Literary Studies student from Helsinki with a Master’s degree in Social Sciences. She came second in the Pentti Saarikoski writing competition hosted by Otava with the script for her novel The American. This young, promising author has a strong, distinctive voice.



The American (Amerikkalainen), 2014 Otava

Published books