Author, young, from my town. Raises issues of “Swedishness”. But, also a brilliant stylist. Reviews have called her style usage average. I’d like to call it shining and excellent. Piercing. Kan du sÃ¤ga shibbolet is the title of her latest novel, which I’m currently enjoying. She’s like the anti-PÃ¤r ThÃ¶rn.
Ah! My colleague walked in here, to my screen, and handed me a big brown envelope. Padded. Full of… three thin books, all by literary genius PÃ¤r ThÃ¶rn. One our great humorists. He is funny, for real. You might not find anything about PÃ¤r ThÃ¶rn in English. He recently made an audiobook of an out-of-print […]