Simon Stranger

Simon Stranger (f.76) is a Norwegian writer. He has written 18 books, is translated to 29 languages and was nominated to The Nordic Literary Award in 2015. His most read book is the Holocaust-novel “Keep saying their names» («Leksikon om lys og mørke») from 2018, which takes place at Falstad and Trondheim. The book won the Norwegian Booksellers Prize, The Riksmålsprisen and voted as one of the hundred best Norwegian novels of all time. Stranger lives and writes in Norway.