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Record amount of Norwegian literature sold abroad
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More literature than ever before is being translated from Norwegian into other languages.

gruble net europa Germany in particular is devouring books written in the Scandinavian nation, reports broadcaster timesjobs employer login.

rusmidler og karbohydrater "As many as 538 books have been translated to 44 languages [in 2017]. It was the best year for Norwegian literature we have seen," Margit Walsø, director of the Norwegian Literature Abroad (NORLA) centre, told NRK.

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sjel som går igjen "The German literature industry knows that Norway will be the big news at the Book Fair, and there will be interest in having Norwegian books on their lists," she said to NRK.

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slyngplanter til hagen Other authors including Dag Solstad, Nina Lykke and Terje Dragseth are also set to receive new German translations.

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