Lorelou’s book “En frosk i fjorden – Kunsten å bli norsk” (A Frog in the Fjord) was published in Norwegian on the 24th of March 2017 with Norway’s biggest publisher Cappelen Damm. Paperback, ebook and audiobook versions are available here. Pocket edition coming out in March 2019.
What is the book about?
The book is about her life as a foreigner the first year she was in Norway. It compiles experiences most foreigners go through here, from Easter to 17th of May, summer holidays in Northern Norway and how Lorelou understood, often misunderstood the Norwegian culture, language and people.
It is only available in Norwegian right now, but will soon be available in English!
National coverage in Norway
The book got national media attention in Norway, in TV shows (Lindmo, Urix, God Morgen Norge), radio programmes (Nitimen, Verdibørsen, NRK P1) and many national and regional newspapers. Several extracts from the book have been published in Norwegian media, such as the chapter on the 17th of May in Aftenposten, Dagbladet, etc.
Some of the reviews from GoodReads.com