Eva Maria Staal
Eva Maria Staal (b. 1960) was involved in the weapons trade for years, and currently writes for the literary magazine Hollands Maandblad. With Probeer het mortuarium, her debut novel, she won the Lucy C. en B.W. van der Hoogtprijs and the Schaduwprijs 2007 (Shadow Prize), the award for the best Dutch-language suspense debut.