Sjón

Moonstone: The Boy Who Never Was

By Sjón - By Victoria Cribb (trans.) - Published 2017

Genres:

Literary

This is a very short book, short even for a novella, translated from the Icelandic and set during the 1918 influenza epidemic in Reykjavik. ...Read Review

The Whispering Muse

By Sjón - By Victoria Cribb (trans.) - Published 2012

Genres:

Literary

Before the First World War, Valdimar Haraldsson begins the publication of a journal devoted to the theory that the superiority of the Nordic ...Read Review

From the Mouth of the Whale

By Sjón - By Victoria Cribb (trans.) - Published 2013

Genres:

Literary

Both learned man and sometime-fool, Jonas Palmason, the narrator of Sjon’s Icelandic novel, has a lyrical, visionary voice that brings to life 17...Read Review

The Blue Fox

By Sjón - By Victoria Cribb (trans.) - Published 2013Published c2008

Genres:

Literary

In January of 1883 in Iceland, the Reverend Skuggason hunts a rare blue fox. He is as intent upon the task of stalking his ...Read Review