Ragna Sigurðardóttir is the author of five novels. She studied fine arts in Holland and has worked as an artist, a critic and a literary translator. Her novel The Perfect Landscape (longlisted for the 2014 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award) was published in Reykjavik in 2009, with an English translation published by AmazonCrossing in 2012. Her most recent novel was published in Reykjavík in 2011. She lives and works in Reykjavik.