© Gabriel Liljevall
Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction
Jesper Nyström is a PhD biologist and editor of the popular science journal Forskning & Framsteg. He used to work as a researcher, making a close study of birds of prey in their natural mountain habitat and of humpback whales off the coast of Zanzibar. A stint as a Stockholm restaurant owner followed, before he moved into science journalism. Now, it’s his time to shine as a writer, Planet of the Fungi is his debut.