Fríða Ísberg (1992) is an Icelandic author based in Reykjavík.
Her work has been nominated for
The Nordic Council Literature Prize,
The Icelandic Women’s Literature Prize for Fiction, won The Icelandic Booksellers Choice Award, and she is the 2021 recipient for
The Optimist Award, handed by the President of Iceland to one national artist.
Fríða is a member of Svikaskáld
and she occasionally writes reviews
for The Times Literary Supplement. Her work has been or is to be translated into