Linn Ullmann is the author of six best-selling novels published in more than twenty countries.
Linn Ullmann, one of the most distinct voices in Scandinavian literature, is the author of six international bestselling novels published in more than twenty countries throughout Europe and the US.
She is the recipient of several awards, among them Amalie Skram-prisen for fiction and Gullpennen for her journalistic work. Her latest novel, Unquiet was nominated for The Nordic Council Literature Prize as well as The National Critic’s Prize. She also received the National Broadcasting’s literary prize for 2015 and it was the number one bestselling work of fiction in Norway that same year.
Her books have been adapted for stage and screen and in 2017 The Swedish Academy awarded Linn Ullmann The Dobloug Prize for her entire body of work.
Linn Ullmann is the co-creator and host of the literary podcast How to Proceed and lives in Oslo with her husband, the writer and poet Niels Fredrik Dahl.