Einar Kárason

Einar Kárason author/storyteller, Iceland

Einar Kárason is an Icelandic writer and storyteller, his books have been translated to several languages. He writes lyricism, novels, short stories, children’s books and movie scripts. In his authorship he follows the Icelandic tradition of stories and transmits it with his humoristic tall tales. His latest and highly recognized book, Stormfåglar is based on true ships in distress in the middle of winter in the Atlantic sea outside of Newfoundland during the 50`s. The crew on board the ship Måven are fighting for their lives on the brink of doom.

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