The Past Returns With A Fury For A Woman Coming To Terms With Her Life In This Award Winning Novel By An Acclaimed Icelandic Author Making Her English Language Debut El N J Nsd Ttir Lives An Isolated Existence In Reykjav K, Iceland, Making Props And Prosthetics For Theatrical Productions And Nordic Crime Flicks In Her Early Seventies, She Has Recently Become Fascinated With Another Loner, Ellen Lfsd Ttir, A Sensitive Young Playwright And Illegitimate Daughter Of A Famous Writer The Girl Has Aroused Maternal Feelings In El N, But She Has Also Stirred Discomfiting Memories Long Packed Away Because Their Paths Have Crossed Before One Doesn T Remember The Other Is About To ForgetSoon They Ll Discover All They Have In Common Difficult Childhoods, Trauma, And Being Outliers Who Have Found Space To Breathe In Creative Expression Yet The El N Tries To Connect With The Young Woman And Unbox Painful Memories, The Tenuous Her Grasp On Reality BecomesWinner Of The Icelandic Literary Prize, A Fist Or A Heart Is A Gripping, Artfully Interwoven Novel Of Power, Secrets, And Isolation By One Of The Most Bracing And Original Voices Of The Author S Generation
KRISTIN EIRIKSDOTTIR b.1981 made her mark on the literary scene in a big way with her collection of short stories, Doris Dies in 2010.Critics agreed that a new, fully fledged author had arrived with one of the most significant works of fiction of the year.Her voice is strong and importunate one of the most original of her generation.
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- Kristín Eiríksdóttir
- 05 March 2019 Kristín Eiríksdóttir