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The Art of Swimming sold to Arabic

January 2 2019

The Art of Swimming by Inger Bråtveit is sold to Arabic, the prestigious Sefsafa Publishing House will publish this strong novel in Soha El-Sibaia and Sherin Awahab’s translation. A wonderful start on the New Year – a lot’s of books in translations there will be in this National Bookyear in Norway: Happy New Literary Year!

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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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