Hanne Ørstavik





Hanne Ørstavik


Born
in Tana, Norway
November 28, 1969

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Hanne Ørstavik (born 28 November 1969) is a Norwegian writer. She was born in Tana in Finnmark province in the far north of Norway, and moved to Oslo at the age of 16. Her parents are Wenche Ørstavik and Gunnar Ørstavik. She has two brothers, Paul Ørstavik and Sakse Ørstavik.She has one daughter, Mari Ørstavik. She has two nieces, Maisie and Helena, and two nephews, Murphy and Thomas. With the publication of the novel Hakk (Cut) in 1994, Ørstavik embarked on a career that would make her one of the most remarkable and admired authors in Norwegian contemporary literature. Her literary breakthrough came three years later with the publication of Kjærlighet (Love<?i>), which in 2006 was voted the 6th best Norwegian book of the last 25 year ...more

Average rating: 3.25 · 901 ratings · 81 reviews · 27 distinct works · Similar authors
Kjærlighet

3.25 avg rating — 356 ratings — published 1997 — 14 editions
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Like sant som jeg er virkelig

3.23 avg rating — 226 ratings — published 1999 — 10 editions
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Tiden det tar

3.45 avg rating — 66 ratings — published 2000 — 7 editions
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Presten

3.29 avg rating — 65 ratings — published 2004 — 9 editions
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Det finnes en stor åpen pla...

2.85 avg rating — 41 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
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Uke 43

3.19 avg rating — 32 ratings — published 2002 — 3 editions
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På terrassen i mørket

3.23 avg rating — 26 ratings — published 2014
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Kaldet

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2.93 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 2006
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Hyænerne

3.07 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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Kærlighed & Så sandt som je...

4.17 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2007
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“Если звонят вечером, она велит ему подходить к телефону. А потом выспрашивает, кто звонил, какой у него был голос. Что человек сказал, услышав, что ее нет дома. Иногда она перезванивает сама через какое-то время. Нельзя позволять чужим людям управлять твоим временем.
Hanne Ørstavik, Kjærlighet

“Единение душ пестуется в тишине, пока не окрепнет настолько, чтоб выдержать поверхностную приблизительность слов.”
Hanne Ørstavik, Kjærlighet

“А когда я состарюсь, мы сядем в поезд – и вперед. Он умчит нас далеко-далеко. Мы будем любоваться горами, городами и морями за окном, болтать с попутчиками из разных стран. И не расстанемся вовек. И никогда никуда не приедем.”
Hanne Ørstavik, Kjærlighet

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