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Herinnering aan de liefde

Linda Olsson (author), Josephine Ruitenberg (translator)
'Olssons prachtige verhaal schetst een intiem en aangrijpend portret van een vrouw van in de vijftig die haar weg terugvindt naar een leven vol liefde.' – Publishers Weekly
'Een van de meest ontroerende en gevoelige verhalen die ik in lange tijd heb gelezen. Een uitstekende roman.' – The Star (New Zealand)
'Een ongelooflijk mooie poëtische roman.' – Booklist
Title
Herinnering aan de liefde
Author
Linda Olsson
Translator
Josephine Ruitenberg
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Original title
The memory of love
Edition
1
Publisher
[Plaats van uitgave niet vastgesteld]: Bruna Uitgevers B.V., A.W., 2014
ISBN
9789044971156
CloudLibrary
36nvdr9

About Linda Olsson

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Linda Olsson (born 1948) is a Swedish-born novelist who lives in Auckland, New Zealand. Published in 2005, her first novel Let me sing you gentle songs, an international best seller, has been translated into 15 languages. She writes in both English and Swedish.

Biography

Born in Stockholm in 1948, Olsson was raised there by working-class parents. After graduating in law from the University of Stockholm, she worked in banking and finance, married and gave birth to three sons. In 1986, they left Sweden for Kenya where Olsson initially intended to take up a post in Kenya. But she travelled on to Singapore, Britain and Japan, finally settling in New Zealand with her family in 1990. She continued her studies at the University of Wellington, graduating in English and German literature.

Olsson had first followed a course in creative writing in London which encouraged her to write short stories…Read more on Wikipedia