Entries by Nordin

Congratulations Susanna Alakoski and Mats Söderlund to the Örjan Lindberger Award!

The award is given to authors, researchers or educators who have made important advancements in increasing the public interest and/or understanding of poetry, storytelling and drama. The most commonly associated fields of work related to such efforts are those who predominantly see writing and and other media as their main craft such as books, essays, […]

Rave review for Steve Sem-Sandberg’s The Tempest

Steve Sem-Sandberg has received a great review for his The Tempest. The novel is to be published by Faber & Faber February 21st. This is a novel about the way historical crimes are written on a landscape, about the manner in which moral decay takes on physical form. What makes The Tempest truly special, though, is […]

GARD SVEEN wins The Palle Rosenkrantz Prize

We are thrilled to announce that Norwegian author Gard Sveen is the winner of The Palle Rosenkrantz Prize awarded by The Danish Crime Academy for his debut work THE LAST PILGRIM. The prize is given to the best crime fiction published in Danish during the year. Congratulations, Gard!  

Camilla Läckberg THE LION TAMER Number ONE

THE LION TAMER by Camilla Läckberg is number ONE (pocket category) on a Swedish bookseller book chart right now! Camilla Läckberg’s latest title in her popular Erica & Patrik series, THE LION TAMER has been sold to 20 territories so far. Congratulations, Camilla!

Camilla Läckberg Number ONE

The Queen of Crime, Camilla Läckberg‘s latest title THE LION TAMER is number ONE at today’s Adlibris top chart. Congratulations, Camilla!  

Jessica Schiefauer won THE AUGUST PRIZE!

We are glad to announce that Jessica Schiefauer won The August Prize with her latest title THE EYES OF THE LAKE (NÄR HUNDARNA KOMMER) yesterday. The August Prize is one of the most prestigious literary Prizes in Sweden and this is her second time to receive the Prize. Congratulations, Jessica! http://www.augustpriset.se/augustgalan Photo: Evan Pantiel


We are very excited to announce that Mårten Sandén was awarded The Astrid Lindgren Prize today for a meritorious authorship within the realm of Swedish literature for children & Young Adults. Motivation is as follows: For a comprehensive, rich and significant authorship within magical realism and suspense as well as everyday vulnerability, firmly anchored with young readers […]