Long Live the Post Horn!

Vigdis Hjorth (Author) Charlotte Barslund (Translator)
Available

Product Details

Price
$18.95  $17.43
Publisher
Verso Fiction
Publish Date
September 15, 2020
Pages
208
Dimensions
5.0 X 7.7 X 0.7 inches | 0.3 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781788733137
BISAC Categories:

Earn by promoting books

Earn money by sharing your favorite books through our Affiliate program.

Become an affiliate

About the Author

Vigdis Hjorth is the author of over a dozen prize-winning and best-selling novels. Will and Testament was longlisted for the National Book Award for Translated Literature and won the Norwegian Critics Prize for Literature and the Norwegian Booksellers' Prize. She lives in Oslo.

Reviews

"A brilliant study of the mundane, full of unexpected detours and driving prose. Hjorth's novel ingeniously orbits the intimate stories that are possible only when a character has put words on paper and sent them through the post."
- John Freeman, New York Times Book Review, "The Best Post Office Novel You Will Read Before the Election"

"Vigdis Hjorth is one of my favorite contemporary writers."
- Sheila Heti, author of Motherhood and How Should a Person Be?

"The ordinary becomes vibrant and life-affirming in Long Live the Post Horn!, an engrossing novel about how even hopeless battles are worth fighting."
--Eileen Gonzalez, Foreword Reviews

"Quirky, unsettling."
--Kirkus Reviews

"Hjorth's substantive and witty novel of personal growth delivers on multiple levels."
--Publishers Weekly