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Hallgrimur Helgason (1)

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9545023,209 (3.4)30
101 Reykjavik 270 copies, 11 reviews
Woman at 1,000 Degrees 182 copies, 10 reviews
Stormland 67 copies, 4 reviews
Islannin kirjailija 42 copies, 1 review
60 Kilo Sonnenschein 9 copies, 1 review
Hella 2 copies
Ljodmaæli 1 copy

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Hallgrímur Helgason was born in Reykjavík, Iceland, in 1959. He started out as an artist and debuted as a novelist in 1990, gaining international attention with his third novel, 101 Reykjavík, which was translated into fourteen languages and made into a film. He has thrice been nominated for the Nordic Council Literature Prize, including for his novel Woman at 1,000 Degrees. Also a columnist and a father of three, he now divides his time between Reykjavík and Hrísey Island. His website is HallgrimurHelgason.com.

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