128 books — 19 voters
The 16th century brought the Lutheran Reformation to Denmark and a new period in the nation's literature. Major authors of the time include the humanist Christiern Pedersen, who translated the New Testament into Danish, and Poul Helgesen who vigorously opposed the Reformation. The 16th century also saw Denmark's earliest plays, including the works of Hieronymus Justesen Ranch. The 17th century was an era of renewed interest in Scandinavian antiquities with scholars like Ole Worm at the forefront. Though religious dogmatism was on the rise the passionate hymns of Thomas Kingo transcended the ge ...more
Scandinavian and Nordic Romance Books
Den Gule Serie
93 books — 2 voters
Picture Books Versions of "The Princess and the Pea"
66 books — 4 voters
Danish Literature - in English
91 books — 36 voters
“ Jayden went for my fries, ignoring Anna’s narrowed gaze. “Thanks, babe.” “You two know each other?” Jo gestured between Jayden and me with her fork. Before I could nod, he dropped an arm over my shoulders. “She’s my bae.” I grinned. “Bae?” Keira sighed. “I hate that word. Do you know what it really means?” “Poop,” I answered without thinking. “In Danish.” My eyes widened. Holy crap. I’d spoken without hesitation at lunch! Holy crap! No one recognized my internal freak-out over it, but I couldn ...more ”
“ I am touched by your kindness and loving comments on how the messages from the Danish way of Parenting - which comes from my heart - have changed your and your children's lives. Each and every one I keep in my personal treasure chest. Your support means everything. ...more ”
Hej på dig! Wij zijn een gloednieuw leesclubje in Gent dat magnetisch wordt aangetrokken tot het…more
[close] Hej på dig! Wij zijn een gloednieuw leesclubje in Gent dat magnetisch wordt aangetrokken tot het hoge Noorden. Samen lezen we literaire romans van Scandinavische auteurs, in vertaling of nog liever in het Zweeds, Noors of Deens (etc.)
11 members, last active one year ago
Thanks to a tattooed, adventurous , bisexual computer hacker named Lisbeth Salander, Scandinavia…more
[close] Thanks to a tattooed, adventurous , bisexual computer hacker named Lisbeth Salander, Scandinavian crime fiction is now one of the most popular categories among mystery readers around the world. So far Noir-flavored books from Scandinavia have sold more than 6 million copies in the United States and 35 million copies worldwide and have become a publishing phenomenon. Given the increasing interest in the Nordic works of crime fiction, Mystery Tribune has created this group for Goodreads members to discuss and exchange insights about this sub-category. We publish a weekly list of Best Sellers in Scandinavian Crime, based on the sales data in the United States and usually pick top sellers or new titles from this list for our discussions.
368 members, last active 2 years ago
En læseklub for medlemmer. Vi starter med Søren Kierkegaard og tager den derfra.
[close] En læseklub for medlemmer. Vi starter med Søren Kierkegaard og tager den derfra.
5 members, last active 9 years ago
Denne gruppe drejer sig kun om én ting: Udfordringer. Masser af udfordringer - små udfordringer,…more
[close] Denne gruppe drejer sig kun om én ting: Udfordringer. Masser af udfordringer - små udfordringer, store udfordringer, gigantiske udfordringer, uendelige udfordringer, skøre, tossede, mærkelige udfordringer.
5 members, last active 6 years ago