At the convention in Oslo, we will reserve special spots for books of Norwegian and Scandinavian authors translated to English and other languages. We have already started collecting:-)
Remember to reply to our little survey on which Norwegian authors you have read books by:
So far, Jostein Gaarder is on the top of the list. If you dont know him; Jostein Gaarder is a Norwegian author of several novels, short stories and children’s books. Also an intellectual, Gaarder is best known for writing books from a child’s perspective often using metafiction, writing stories within stories. His claim to fame is his book Sophie’s World: A Novel about the History of Philosophy (1991) which has been translated into fifty-three languages and produced over thirty million copies.