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Nordic tales to delight…

Posted 19th Oct 2017

‘The North conjures epic storytelling’

Now the nights are drawing in, The Dark Blue Winter Overcoat is the book which ought to be at the top of your reading list…

This exquisite anthology collects together the very best fiction from across the Nordic region. Travelling from cosmopolitan Stockholm to the remote Faroe Islands, and from Denmark to Greenland, this unique and compelling volume displays the thrilling diversity of writing from these northern nations.

Selected and introduced by Sjòn and Ted Hodgkinson, The Dark Blue Winter Overcoat includes both notable authors and exciting new discoveries. As well as an essential selection of the best contemporary storytelling from the Nordic countries, it’s also a fascinating portrait of contemporary life across the region. The perfect book to curl up with on a cold winter’s evening.

Dive into the world of Nordic storytelling…
Read the introduction from Ted and Sjòn now >