Lucette ter Borg (1962) is an author and art critic for NRC. She studied Slavic Languages and Historical Pedagogy. Her debut, The Gift from Berlin (2004), was awarded the Debutant’s Prize in 2005 and was published in Germany, France and the United Kingdom. She edited the English short stories in World One Minutes and, together with Michiel Kragten, she wrote the graphic novel, The Cannonball. Her second novel, Arnica Montana, was published in 2011. Wallstein Verlag published the German edition of Arnica Montana.