Lotte Garbers is a Danish fiction writer with a flair for writing novels on topics as grown-up love, and the struggles for making relations work and the never-ending pursue of happiness. Sinde 2017 she has been living in the Arabic world which has been integrated in her stories. She has a talent for writing dialogues and her prose is intense and without too many flowers.
For the time being especially her newest novel THE RUNNER’S CLUB IN SAUDI gives her a lot of attention. She lived in Saudi-Arabia for 3 years and attended a female runner’s club. The novel is about contemporary life in Saudi from the perspective of modern women living in the Middle East. The novel was published August 28. 2020. The book won a contest of being The One Book to read in Denmark in March 2021.
She is by far most famous for her erotic short stories. At the moment she is working on a novel about a female couple’s therapist in Copenhagen with hidden Arabic roots.
She is born in 1967, has a degree in economics, married for over 30 years and has 2 sons. She has been a writer since 1999 and only a full time writer since she moved to Paris in 2012, Saudi-Arabia in 2017, and Algeria in 2020.
In 2009-2012 she was chairman of the Danish Writer’s Association.
She is a well known debater in Denmark.
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