Tor Bomann-Larsen

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Tor Bomann-Larsen (born 26 April 1951 in Jevnaker, Oppland) is a Norwegian illustrator, children's writer, non-fiction writer, novelist and government scholar. He started his career as a satirical illustrator for various newspapers, including Friheten, Ny tid, Dagbladet, Nationen and Arbederbladet. He has written biographies of explorers Fridtjof Nansen and Roald Amundsen and writer Sigurd Christiansen.[1][2] He was awarded the Cappelen Prize for 1993,[3] and the Brage Prize for non-fiction in 2004.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Henriksen, Petter (ed.). "Tor Bomann-Larsen". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 30 June 2010. 
  2. ^ Smit, Toril. "Tor Bomann-Larsen". In Helle, Knut. Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 30 June 2010. 
  3. ^ Henriksen, Petter (ed.). "Litteratur. Cappelenprisen". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 30 June 2010. 
  4. ^ "Tidligere vinnere av Brageprisen" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 30 June 2010. 
Awards
Preceded by
Axel Jensen
Recipient of the Cappelen Prize
1993
Succeeded by
no award for 1994