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Anneli Jordahl (b. 1960) is an author and a literary critic. She has written several works of critically praised non-fiction and novels. Her latest work, the essay Snake with Two Heads, was awarded a prize from the Society of the Nine, as well as the Eva Bonnier scholarship.

The Bear Hunter’s Daughters is Jordahl’s fifth novel. 

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A requiem and battle song in one. /.../ by twisting and turning (her theme), it transforms into constantly new forms.
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I cannot remember when I last got so attached to a character in a novel.
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Johannes Anyuru and Anneli Jordahl Shortlisted for the August Prize

We are proud and excited to announce that Johannes Anyuru's Ixelles and Anneli Jordahl's The Bear Hunter's Daughters have both been shortlisted for the August Prize in the Best Fiction category. Here are the jury's motivations for the nominations: Ixelles: Fictive destinies is a capital that can ru...

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Excellent Reviews for Jordahl's "The Bear Hunter's Daughters"

Last week it was time for Anneli Jordahl's The Bear Hunter's Daughters to meet the press and we were delighted to see that the critics loved the novel just as much as we did.  Arbetarbladet: Anneli Jordahl presents us with a heck of a tall tale. The Bear Hunter’s Daughters is a scathing, exp...

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