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Øyvind Torseter

Øyvind Torseter is a Norwegian illustrator and author who has created ten books on his own and several with other authors. He’s received numerous awards for his books, including a Bologna Ragazzi Award, the Norwegian Book Art Prize, and the Nordic Councils Children and Young People’s Literature Prize. In 2018, his book The Heartless Troll (Enchanted Lion, 2016) was awarded the Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis. 


Story and illustration by Øyvind Torseter


Fall 2019 | Fiction

I was visiting my grandparents in the old house...
"We should have some cake after dinner."
"You need to think about your heart."