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Levi Henriksen

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Levi Henriksen published his first short story collection, Fever, in 2002, and his second, Down, Down, Down, in 2003.  His breakthrough came in 2004 with his novel Snow Will Fall on Fallen Snow, a best seller awarded the 2004 Booksellers' Prize and selected by one of Norway's major book clubs, BNB. His other books include Harpesang (Harp Song, 2014). Henriksen was a journalist for many years on a local newspaper in Kongsvinger, a small town which appears in much of his work, before becoming a full-time author. He also plays the bass in his own band, writing song lyrics and composing.

Photo: Nils K. Johansen

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