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Our reading tips for World Book Day 2021

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Some of spring's selected titles on display at NORLA's premises. The table is from Norway's Guest of Honour pavilion at the 2019 Frankfurter Buchmesse, designed by manthey kula and LCLA Office.

For everybody working at NORLA, sparking the joy of reading is a true privilege. And today we are happy to celebrate World Book Day by recommending books from our selected spring titles.

You will find more information on all the spring titles here.

Happy Reading!

Renberg tollak til ingebog 9788202645625

Andrine’s recommended title:

Tore Renberg
Ingeborg’s Tollak
(Original title: Tollak til Ingeborg)
Cappelen Damm
2020

Foreign rights
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Enger det hvite kartet ny

Oliver’s recommended title:

Cecilie Enger
The White Map
(Det hvite kartet)
Gyldendal
2021 – Launch: August

Foreign rights
See the author’s presentation

Drømmeprinsen 9788203365867

Ellen’s recommended title:

Randi Fuglehaug, Anne Gunn Halvorsen
Prince Charming
- Vol II in the Royalteen-series
(Drømmeprinsen)
Aschehoug
2021

Foreign rights
See the authors’ presentation

Helle med berre nevane 9788252196658

Margit’s recommended title:

Siri Helle
The Hand Made Tale. Chainsaw Mindfulness
(Med berre nevane. Eit forsvar for praktisk arbeid)
Samlaget
2020

Foreign rights
See the author’s presentation

Mette’s recommended title:

Solbrekken flagstad english cover

Ingeborg Solbrekken
Kirsten Flagstad. Voice of the Century
(Århundrets stemme. Historien om Kirsten Flagstad)
Opera forlag
2021 – Launch: June

Foreign rights
See the author’s presentation

Looking to read even more?
Please consider to support your local bookseller.

Read more about World Book Day here.

We are pleased to recommend Poem of the Week, a selection of 52 poems from Norway in English and German translation.

If you happen to read Norwegian, you may also enjoy our collection of NORLA’s personal reading tips here.

Books from Norway provides you with information in English about Norwegian literature in all genres. The information is provided by rightsholders and NORLA.

www.booksfromnorway.com

Norway as Guest of Honour at Frankfurter Buchmesse

Norway was Guest of Honour at the Frankfurter Buchmesse 2019. Please visit our website Norway2019.com for information about the project, news and events.

Frankfurt 2019