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'The Stories of Estragon' sold to ABC Forlag

June 7 2018

The Stories of Estragon: The Rat Catcher from Sorø is sold to ABC Forlag in Denmark. Gaute Heivoll latest work is praised in wonderful reviews, one stating “this book takes children’s literature into a new era”. With ABC’s reputation for creating original and creative content for children and young adults, this is a perfect match. We are delighted to see the book travel internationally. A book for all ages, with stunning illustrations by John Kenn Mortensen.

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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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