Books by Tarjei Vesaas (2)

Das Eis-Schloss

Das Eis-Schloss by Tarjei Vesaas DE

Rating: 4     1 Vote
Country: Europe / Norway flag Norway
Recommended: 01 Feb 2023


The Ice Palace by Tarjei Vesaas EN

Rating: 4     17 Votes
Country: Europe / Norway flag Norway
In winter, the black ice cracks like a gunshot across the lake, growing thicker and darker every night. Nearby, a frozen waterfall transforms into a fantastic, baroque structure with dripping buttresses, flying spurs of ice and translucent, sparkling towers. The schoolchildren call it the ice palace. When eleven-year-old Unn arrives in the village, she avoids the other children- she lives alone with her aunt and nurses a secret grief. But her boisterous classmate Siss refuses to be ignored and the two girls strike up an intense friendship. That is, until Unn decides to explore the Ice Palace o... continue
Recommended: 13 Oct 2022

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