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Sickle (Sigd) by Ruth Lillegraven sold to French and Spanish languages.

May 3 2018

The award-winning collection of poetry Sickle (Sigd) by Ruth Lillegraven has recently been sold to French (Les éditions Lanskine) and Spanish (Trilce Ediciones) languages. The English translation will be published by Seagull Books this autumn. Lillegraven is one of Norways strongest literary voices, her work includes novels, poetry collections, plays, and children’s book. Since her debut in 2005 she received numerous awards, and has been recognised for her ability to write successfully across genres. Lillegraven’s latest work of fictions is currently in completion, due to be published in August. For more information about the author please visit her website.

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