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Arnon Yasha Yves (Arnon) Grunberg (born February 22, 1971 in Amsterdam) is a Dutch writer. Some of his books were written using the heteronym Marek van der Jagt.

In 1989 Grunberg made his acting debut in Maria's Cunt (de Kut van Maria); a short film by Dutch enfant terrible filmmaker Cyrus Frisch.

Grunberg made his literary debut in 1994 with the novel Blauwe maandagen (Blue Mondays), which won the Dutch prize for the best debut novel that year. In 2000, under the heteronym Marek van der Jagt, he won the best debut prize again for his novel De geschiedenis van mijn kaalheid (The History of My Baldness).

Grunberg publishes novels about once a year but also writes columns and essays in a wide variety of Dutch and international newspapers and magazines. He does not restrict himself only to the written media, but also reads a story for the radio every week and for some time he was host of a cultural television program. He also writes a blog for the literary Internet magazine Words Without Borders and his own site

His novel Tirza won the Belgian Golden Owl Prize for Literature and the Dutch Libris Prize. His books have been translated into many languages, including English, German, Japanese and Georgian. In 2009 he won the Constantijn Huygens Prize for his entire body of works.

From 2006 Grunberg wrote various journalistic reports, for example about working undercover in a Bavarian hotel and his visit to Guantánamo Bay. Also he visited the Dutch troops in Afghanistan and the US Army in Iraq. In 2009 these reports were collected in the book Chambermaids and Soldiers.

It was through this book "Chambermaids and Soldiers" (2009) that an idea was born. On page 101 Grunberg writes: “I want to leave the world a wine with the name Grunberg.” Aris Derksen a wine entrepreneur and management consultant from Winter Business Group in Madrid ( would help Arnon Grunberg fulfill this wish. Together they formed a partnership ( in order to create a series of Terroir wines. The first wine out of this series of three was released in June 2010 under the name "Freud" Vintage 2007. The wine has been exclusively elaborated by Carlos Falcó, Marquis of Griñon and owner of Pagos de Familia Marques de Griñon ( in Toledo, Spain.

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Total Books: 32
2013 - Tirza (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781934824696
ISBN-10: 1934824690
Genre: Literature & Fiction

2009 - Amuse-bouche (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781905583164
ISBN-10: 1905583168

2009 - Monogamo [Coleccion Andanzas - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788483831601
ISBN-10: 8483831600
Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Jewish Messiah
2009 - The Jewish Messiah (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780143114970
ISBN-10: 0143114972
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Jewish Messiah
2008 - The Jewish Messiah (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781594201493
ISBN-10: 1594201498
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Religion & Spirituality

El Mesias Judio
2006 - El Mesias Judio [Andanzas/ Adventures - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788483103586
ISBN-10: 8483103583
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Phantom Pain
2004 - Phantom Pain (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781590511268
ISBN-10: 1590511263
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Como Me Quede Calvo / Story Of My Baldness
Douleur fantme
2003 - Douleur Fantme (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782259195140
ISBN-10: 2259195148

Lundis bleus
2002 - Lundis Bleus (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782264030290
ISBN-10: 2264030291

Silent Extras  A Novel
2001 - Silent Extras a Novel (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780312204778
ISBN-10: 0312204779
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Lunes Azules
1998 - Lunes Azules [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788439702177
ISBN-10: 8439702175
Genre: Literature & Fiction

1997 - Blue Mondays (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780436204586
ISBN-10: 0436204584

1996 - Lechaim Grill Room [Theatre in Translation S.] (Paperback)
Silent Extras (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780436204715
ISBN-10: 0436204711

O Homem sem Doena
O Homem Sem Doena [Em Portuguese do Brasil] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788567861173
ISBN-10: 8567861179

de Mensheid Zij Geprezen Lof Der Zotheid 2001
De Mensheid Zij Geprezen Lof Der Zotheid 2001 (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9789025317409
ISBN-10: 9025317405

Blauwe maandagen
Blauwe Maandagen [Dutch Edition] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9789038826707
ISBN-10: 9038826702

Figuranten [Dutch Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9789038826813
ISBN-10: 9038826818
Genre: Literature & Fiction

De troost van de slapstick Essays
De Troost Van De Slapstick Essays [Dutch Edition] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9789038826837
ISBN-10: 9038826834
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Het 14e Kippetje [Dutch Edition] (Other)
Fantoompijn [Dutch Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9789038826967
ISBN-10: 9038826966

De Asielzoeker [Dutch language text] (Paperback)
De Techniek Van Het Lijden
De Techniek Van Het Lijden (Other)
ISBN-13: 9789038827230
ISBN-10: 9038827237

De Dagen Van Leopold Mangelmann Brief Aan M Schoonheid En Bier [Bibliotheek Rothschild & Bach - Dutch Edition] (Other)
De Heilige Antonio [Dutch Edition] (Other)