Albert Forns Canal (Granollers, 1982) is a journalist and a writer. He has worked at Barcelona‚Äôs Centro de Cultura Contempor√°nea (CCCB) and he collaborates regularly with several media outlets.
His debut novel was awarded the Documenta Novel Award, Albert Serra (la novel¬∑la, no el cineasta) (Emp√ļries, 2012). His second novel, Jambalaia (Anagrama, 2016) was awarded the Anagrama Novel Prize in Catalan. He is also the author of the poetry collection Ultracolors¬†(LaBreu Edicions, 2013).
His latest work is the novel, Abans de les cinc som a casa (Edicions 62 ‚Äď Destino, 2020), winner of the Sant Joan Novel Award.
Edicions 62, 2020 / Destino, 2020 | I'll Be Home Before 5