Óskar Gudmundsson was born in Reykjavík in 1965. He has written stories since he was a teenager, but it was not until 2011 he decided to write his first novel.
Oskar is trained as an optician; and is now running a sales consultant company in addition to writing.
HILMA is sold to Saga Film for TV adaption.
Oskar Gudmundsson’s Hilma is the kick ass, breath of fresh air that Icelandic crime fiction was waiting forYrsa Sigurdardottir
Óskar Gudmundsson has created a very memorable female protagonist in Hilma. One of the leading new talent of Icelandic crime fictionRagnar Jonasson