Inger ingress

"Inger Bråtveit opens a gleaming window on literature and life."

December 10 2018

Inger Bråtveit opens a gleaming window on literature and life, says Jan Askelund in Stavanger Aftenblad and praises The Art of Swimming with a wonderful reading of this strong and ambitious novel.

Inger’s author – colleague, Hanne Ørsavik says: This is world literature. Today I’vre read the strongest, finest, wisest most beautiful novel in years.

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Cover skogen den grøne
February 26 2019

Congratulations II

Skogen den grøne (The Green Forest) by Ruth Lillegraven, has been nominated to this same prestigious prize, however in TWO categories.

Praise to Mari Kanstad Johnsen also for her brilliant and moving illustrations.

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Hakk o ve cover
February 26 2019


This strong and beautiful children book by Ragnar Aalbu is nominated to The Ministry of Culture’s prestigious Prize for Best CYA – Literature in 2018. Winner to be announced early March.

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