In 2008, "The Verger", the debut novel by Melker Garay was published. It is a novel that in a different way brings up the doubt in faith and the will to find a sustainable image of God. Questions like 'how come' and 'how can you know' are central themes in the novel.
Publisher: Norlén & Slottner.
Cover illustration: Ulf Lundkvist.
Additional illustrations: Melker Garay.
The Verger has also been published in English, Spanish, Russian and Romanian.
”Garay has written a most likable book, which besides, despite its indubitable seriousness, dares to be humorous.”
Helsingborgs Dagblad, Crister Enander
“A low-keyed book for thought in a sober form.”.
”The writer doesn´t grapple with the big issues - he plays with them.”
Dalademokraten, Mats Jansson