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Jan Kjaerstad

Biography

Jan Kjaerstad (Kjærstad)was born in Oslo in 1953. He graduated in theology from the MF Norwegian School of Theology and the University of Oslo. He has written novels, stories, essays and children’s books. He is best known for his trilogy about the TV personality Jonas Wergeland, which has been translated into English and other languages.

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Bibliography

1980 Kloden dreier stille rundt (stories)
1982 Speil (novel)
1984 Homo Falsus eller det perfekte mord (novel)
1987 Det store eventyret (novel)
1989 Menneskets matrise (essays)
1989 Jakten på de skjulte vaffelhjertene (picture book for children)
1990 Rand (novel)
1993 Forføreren (The Seducer) (novel)
1995 Hos Sheherasad, fantasiens dronning (picture book for children)
1996 Erobreren (The Conqueror) (novel)
1997 Menneskets felt (essays)
1999 Oppdageren (The Discoverer) (novel)
2002 Tegn til kjærlighet (novel)
2004 Menneskets nett (essays)
2005 Kongen av Europa (novel)
2005 Jakten på de skjulte vaffelhjertene (picture book for children)
2008 Jeg er brødrene Walker (novel)
2011 Normans område (novel)
2015 Slekters gang (novel)
2017 Berge (novel)
2019 Mr. Woolf (novel)