Mads Peder Nordbo is Danish but has lived in Nuuk, Greenland for several years. He was born in 1970 and hold degrees in Literature, Communications and Philosophy from The University of Southern Denmark and the University of Stockholm.
He works in communications at the Town Hall in Nuuk, where he amongst other things, writes for the mayor of the municipality, Kommuneqarfik Sermersooq, which stretches across the Greenland ice sheet. Through his work Mads has access to information about everything from social conditions to the political situation in the small Arctic community.
Mads Peder Nordbo has published three novels so fare: ‘Odins labyrint’, ‘Thuleselskabet’ and ‘Gudspartiklen’. In English ‘Odin’s labyrinth’, ‘The Thule Society’ and ‘The God Particle’. In 2017 his forth novel will be released. It’s called ‘The girl without skin’.
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