Author: Yinon Nir

Yinon Nir was born in Kefar Saba in 1975; author of three novels and a short story collection, all of which received highly praised. In addition Yinon has an extensive and diverse professional background having worked as a senior investment manager, head of fixed income and as proprietary trader in various Israeli banks and investment firms as well as a software engineer in an artificial intelligence start up, a business director and as an analyst in a venture capital firm. He holds a Masters Degree in history and philosophy of ideas and sciences from Tel Aviv University (summa cum laude) and a bachelor degree in Business administration from the interdisciplinary Center. His works include: The Last Soldier (Modan publishing house/ Aryeh Nir Publishers, 2015), Unraveled Tales (Aryeh Nir Publishers, 2012), The Blue Period (Keter publishing house, 2003), Berth Was Buried Twice (Modan publishing house, 1998).


The Last Soldier has been compared by critics with anti-war works such as Catch-22, All Quiet on the Western Front, Johnny Got His Gun, Full Metal Jacket and The Deer Hunter. Eliav Kadosh grew up in an unprivileged, peripheral community in Israel in the 1990s. After excelling at the academic […]
Genre: Fiction, Literary

The Last Soldier