NORDIC NOIR WITH SARA BLÆDEL
In collaboration with Crime Author Sara Blædel we host a series of intimate author’s events titled Nordic Noir at Skodsborg. The events highlight the Scandinavian crime novels, topping the bestsellers’ lists all over the world at the moment.
On Thursday 30 March 2017 from 8 to 10 pm Sara Blædel’s guest is an international world star – nothing less than the US best-selling author Tess Gerritsen.
Tess Gerritsen is known for her medical thrillers. She is a former doctor and therefore have a medical insight that not many other writers possess.
She is probably best known for the popular Rizzoli and Isles series, which is converted to the successful American TV series “Rizzoli & Isles”, which deals with murder investigator Jane Rizzoli and medical examiner Maura Isles in their joint investigation of crimes. The TV series has among other things been shown on Danish TV and can also be found on Netflix.
Her books have been published in 40 countries and more than 30 million copies have been sold worldwide. Her books have been top-3 best sellers in the US and number one bestsellers abroad. She has won both the Nero Wolfe Award (for Vanish) and the Rita Award (for The Surgeon).
Sara Blædel – One of the Danes’ Favorite Authors
Sara Blædel has written nine books about her regular main character, Louise Rick, head of the Search Agency at the Copenhagen Police, and her girl friend, Journalist Camilla Lind, as well as many-facetted gallery of characters at the Copenhagen Police Head Quarters.
Sara was crowned as the Danes’ favorite author (today known as the Martha Award) four times. She was awarded the prize De Gyldne Laurbær (The Golden Laurels) 2014 for KVINDEN DE MELDTE SAVNET (The Woman They Reported Missing) and has most recently received the Audience Prize 2016 at the crime fair in Horsens.
Sara Blædel’s books are published in 33 countries and have sold more than 2 million copies in Denmark alone.
In the intermission guests are treated to ”Tea with Georg” and homemade delicacies inspired by the new Nordic kitchen. After the intermission, Sara welcomes questions from the audience.
Please note that the conversation this evening will be in English.
Thursday 30 March 2017 from 8 to 10 pm
DKK 240 including “Tea with Georg” and home-baked cakes
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