Meuleman is a Belgian author and journalist. She writes columns and essays for several leading newspapers. 

She created the column series Tegenwoordige Tijd for NRC Handelsblad (The Netherlands) and De Standaard (Belgium), she writes the duo column Meuleman en Van Essen for De Lage Landen.

In 2015 she published her first novel The Six Lives of Sophie, which received much critical praise in the media and was nominated for the Bronzen Uil, for best literary debut.

In 2018, Find Me Gone, her English debut novel was published by Harper Colins USA, Canada and UK to starred reviews.

In 2019 her second novel The Foundling was published, again to critical acclaim.

In 2022 she published her latest novel Shadowland (Dutch title Zie mij graag). With this book she won the Boekenpanda, a Belgian literary prize. The book will be published in France by Éditions Gallimard in 2024.

Meuleman’s new and first non-fiction book will be published in June 2024 (you can find more information here).

Meuleman studied Germanic Philology  and Literature. 

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