Hans Braarvig

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Hans Braarvig (17 April 1905 – 11 February 1986) was a Norwegian writer.

He was born in Lillesand. He is best known as a crime writer, young adult fiction writer and novelist, partly under the pseudonym Haakon Bjerre.[1] He was awarded the Bastian Prize for translation in 1966.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Henriksen, Petter, ed. (2007). "Hans_Braarvig". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 13 August 2010. 
  2. ^ Henriksen, Petter, ed. (2007). "Bastianprisen". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 24 May 2009. 
Awards
Preceded by
Sigmund Skard
Recipient of the Bastian Prize
1966
Succeeded by
Åse-Marie Nesse