Andrus Kivirähk





Andrus Kivirähk

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born
in Estonia
August 17, 1970

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Andrus Kivirähk is an Estonian journalist, playwright and novelist. His writing style can be called self-mocking and sarcastic in a dark humour sauce. His best known work "Rehepapp ehk November", a.k.a. "Rehepapp", has been translated to Finnish and Norwegian. This, as well as his other history-themed works such as "Ivan Orava mälestused" and "Kalevipoeg" resonated strongly in the contemporary Estonian society.

Kivirähk is also one of the authors of the children's book (and the sequels, and wrote the screenplay for the animation based on) "Leiutajateküla Lotte"

Andrus Kivirähk is an active journalist, is married and has 3 children.


Average rating: 4.04 · 3,724 ratings · 99 reviews · 52 distinct works · Similar authors
Mees, kes teadis ussisõnu
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4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 1,153 ratings — published 2007 — 6 editions
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Rehepapp ehk november
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4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 1,080 ratings — published 2000 — 7 editions
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Maailma otsas. Pildikesi he...
4.21 of 5 stars 4.21 avg rating — 252 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Ivan Orava mälestused, ehk,...
4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 139 ratings — published 1995 — 2 editions
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Sirli, Siim ja saladused
4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 120 ratings — published 1999 — 2 editions
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Jumala lood
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3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 118 ratings — published 2009
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Kaka ja kevad
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4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 106 ratings — published 2009 — 2 editions
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Jutud
3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 104 ratings — published 2005
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Liblikas
3.81 of 5 stars 3.81 avg rating — 100 ratings — published 1999 — 2 editions
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Lood
3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 82 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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“Aga jah, Juku, selles on sul õigus küll, et eks see lugemine ole tõesti üks harjumus, sihuke harjumus, mis jääb külge ja pärast enam lahti ei saa, täpselt nagu suitsetamine. Aga suitsetamine on paha harjumus, lugemine on hea. Lugemise harjumus ei tee tervisele midagi. Suitsu sa teed?”
Andrus Kivirähk, Maailma otsas. Pildikesi heade inimeste elust



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