One of the most popular persons in Georgia and bestselling author whose texts are translated into up to 20 languages. In his student years Turashvili was the main insurgent and leader of the nonconformist student group which later played a huge historical role when Georgia became independent. Apart from writing, he travels a lot and is an amateur mountain-climber. Currently, he is working as a TV presenter and reviews and presents new books. He lives and works in Tbilisi.
Most of Turashvili’s books are based on true events and the author tries to analyze them in his fiction.