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petersandstrom

The Finnish-Swedish author Peter Sandström (born 1963) lives in Turku. He has written short stories and several novels, one of which was shortlisted for the Nordic Council Literature Prize.


AWARDS

2015 Shortlisted for  the Nordic Council Literature Prize

2012 The Swedish YLE Literary Award

2012 The Runeberg Award

 


AGENT

Magdalena Hedlund

magdalena@hedlundagency.se
Phone: +46 70-669 05 68


Published books

Laudatur. Peter Sandström
August 2016

IN THE NEWS

Peter Sandström awarded the Runeberg Prize 2017

7 February 2017

This year, the Runeberg Prize jury shortlisted seven novels and one poetry collection for the award. One of them is Peter Sandström’s novel Laudatur. And that one was awarded the Runeberg Prize 2017! Says the jury: In Peter Sandström’s (b. 1963) fictional universe, men are not very comfortable in their masculinity. The protagonist of Laudatur is a middle-aged family man who has accepted his place in life and household –...

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Peter Sandström shortlisted for the 2017 Runeberg Prize

10 December 2016

This year, the Runeberg Prize jury has shortlisted seven novels and one poetry collection for the award. One of them is Peter Sandström’s novel Laudatur. Says the jury: In Peter Sandström’s (b. 1963) fictional universe, men are not very comfortable in their masculinity. The protagonist of Laudatur is a middle-aged family man who has accepted his place in life and household – not too far from the washing machine –...

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