My review of ‘Storytellers’ for RBRT
Today’s team review is from Alison, she blogs here https://alisonwilliamswriting.wordpress.com/
Alison has been reading Storytellers byBjørn Larssen
An evocative setting, a cast of unusual and intriguing characters, a story within a story, and a dog. What more could you want?
This is an impressive debut novel from an author who really knows how to tell a story. We meet Gunnar, a blacksmith, when he allows an injured climber, Sigurd, to recover and recuperate in his home. While the climber’s ankle heals, the long dark nights are filled with a story, told by Sigurd, of a young couple and their life in a remote village in Iceland. The characters in this secondary story are as real and as vibrant as those in Gunnar’s story, and you find yourself, along with Gunnar, waiting impatiently for the next instalment.
Gunnar’s own story intertwines both with the fireside tale and the revelation…
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