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Stine Pilgaard

Stine Pilgaard is a graduate of the Danish Writers’ Academy and the University of Copenhagen. Her first novel, Min mor siger (2012) (My Mother Says), 2012), was a critical and commercial success. It earned her a nomination from the prestigious Danish Broadcasting Corporation Literature Prize and secured the Bodil and Jørgen Munch-Christensen Award for a debuting author. Lejlighedssange (2015) (Songs for Special Occasions), received the Danish Libraries’ Writers Award and a nomination for the Danish Readers’ Book Award. Meter i sekundet (2020) Metres per Second is a tremendous success, more than 100 000 copies sold in Denmark, winner of more prizes, as the prestigious Golden Laurels for best novel of 2020.

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April 15 2021

The Danish success, The Land of Short Sentences (Metres per Second) by Stine Pilgaard presented by World Editions

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January 28 2021

Metres per Second by Stine Pilgaard sold to WSOY in Finland

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January 22 2021

Weekendavisen’s Literature Prize 2020 to Metres per Second by Stine Pilgaard

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Titles by Stine Pilgaard

Metres per Second

Stine Pilgaard

2020
My Mother Says

Stine Pilgaard

2012