Leonie Swann

   born 1975 in Dachau
© Richard Igel

  studies Philosophy, Psychology and English Literatur in Munich and Berlin
2006 winner of the Friedrich-Glauser Award
2007

Austrian audience award "Buchliebling" for audiobook "Glennkill" 

  lives in Berlin

Last update June 2011
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