Jesper Nyström

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Per Widell

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Jesper Nyström

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.

Books by Jesper Nyström

Planet of the Fungi

Jesper Nyström

Why can you grow button mushrooms but not chanterelles? A seemingly simple question posed to Jesper Nyström by his daughter during a mushroom picking trip. Despite being a science journalist with a PhD in biology, he didn’t know the answer. This ques…

Swedish title: Svamparnas planet

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction

Pub date: 25-08-2020

Format: 148x210 mm, 208 pages