To Cook A Bear
Translator: Deborah Bragan-Turner
Author: Mikael Niemi
Publisher: MacLehose Press
Year of Publication: 2020
“So much to relish here . . . the plot is gripping, there’s a beautifully handled thread on reading and writing, and the writing is just lovely!” DIANE SETTERFIELD, author of Once Upon A River
It is the summer of 1852 in Kengis, a village in the far north of Sweden, where revivalist preacher Lars Levi Laestadius and Jussi, his young Sami protégé, set out to solve a heinous crime.
Winner of the Petrona Award 2021.