Latest Review: Lars Saabye Christensen

Our latest review is of Lars Saabye Christensen’s The Model, his latest book to be translated into English.

The Model

Lars Saabye Christensen’s last novel to be translated into English, The Half Brother, won the Nordic Council’s Literature Prize in 2002 (the year after one of my favorite novelists, Jan Kjaerstad), and was shortlisted for the 2005 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award. The epic family saga, which runs to some 700 ...