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Hilarious stories about life's mishaps from the creator of the immensely popular blog 'Hyperbole and ...
Per Petterson was born in Oslo in 1952 and worked for several years as an unskilled labourer and a bookseller. He made his literary breakthrough in 2003 with the prizewinning novel Out Stealing Horses, which has been published in forty-nine languages and won the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award and the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize. Ashes in My Mouth, Sand in My Shoes is the sixth of his widely acclaimed works to be published in English.
A moving tale about feelings of isolation and of the painful loss of innocence and of traditional ways of life gone for ever.
A powerful and heart-rending novel based on Per Petterson's personal tragedy of losing many of his family in the sinking of the Estonia
IMPAC Winner Per Petterson's second novel - the stark, poignant tale of the bond between a brother and sister.
A haunting literary masterpiece by the bestselling and prize-winning author of Out Stealing Horses
The brilliant and moving story of a young man's life from the author of the prizewinning Out Stealing Horses.
Per Petterson masters the art of writing simply about big subjects, and this is the heartwarming debut that brought the author of the highly acclaimed Out Stealing Horses to prominence