Art historian Dr Kristina Sabaliauskaitė was born in Vilnius, since 2002 is based in London, where she worked for a number of years as a foreign correspondent and columnist for Lithuania's biggest daily newspaper.
In 2011 Kristina Sabaliauskaitė received "Saint Christopher" award from Vilnius' municipality for the reflections of Vilnius in literature.
"Silva Rerum II" Book of the Year 2011 in Lithuania
"Silva Rerum III" was published in 2014, spent 26 continuous weeks as the number one bestseller.
In Latvia, Latvian readers named "Silva rerum" novels among 100 "Most Favourite Books of All Times in Latvia".
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In 2015 the Lithuanian PEN club listed "Silva Rerum" trilogy among 10 most important Lithuanian books of the decade
2015 Liudas Dovydenas Literary Award
2015 The Polish edition of "Silva Rerum" has been listed among 30 most important books of 2015