Şükran Yiğit, born in Istanbul in 1961, grew up in Ankara. She studied industrial engineering at the Technical University of Ankara. From 1985 until 1994, she worked as a software developer in Istanbul. Since 1995, she lives in Germany and works in Frankfurt am Main. In Turkey, a number of her novels are already being published, as for instance Catikati Asiklari (Die Liebenden vom Dachgeschoss). This novel was awarded with the Saint Joseph student prize in 2010 and nominated for the Notre-Dame de Sion literature prize in 2011.
So far by Şükran Yiğit at Sujet Verlag: Ankara mon Amour (2015)