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SOFIA NORDIN’S “ONE SECOND AT A TIME” NOMINATED FOR THE NORDIC COUNCIL CHILDREN & YOUNG PEOPLE’S LITERATURE PRIZE!

Motivation: Sofia Nordin’s gripping, dense and horrid story about life after a catastrophe is unique of its kind. It crawls under your skin, poses questions about our existence and confronts us with things that we would rather not think about.
“One second at a time” is moving, and captivating story of survival against all odds featuring 11-year old Hedvig who is left alone in the world when her entire family, along with the rest of the population, has died in a mysterious fever. It was published last year by Rabén & Sjögren.
Sofia Nordin made her debut as a children’s author in 2003, and has since then published a number of books for teenagers and young readers. Two of her books, Night Sky (2009) and It Happens Now (2010) were shortlisted for the August Prize. In 2005 her first novel for adults was published. Critics and readers alike have praised her books.
Read more about Sofia at www.sofianordin.se

SIMONA AHRNSTEDT HOSTS POPULAR BOOK BLOG THROUGHOUT MARCH

Don’t miss as Simona Ahrnstedt takes over Swedish book site Bokhora’s very popular blog for the entire month of March. Our famous Scandinavian queen of romance will be discussing all the things you need and wanted to know about reading, writing and romance. All three books in her historical romance trilogy The Wadenstierna Series is currently in Swedish the paperback bestseller chart and Simona is putting the finishing touches on her first contemporary romance novel Only One Night.

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