Tor Edvin Dahl

Novelist, Award Winner

1943 –

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Who is Tor Edvin Dahl?

Tor Edvin Dahl is a Norwegian novelist, crime writer, playwright, children's writer, non-fiction writer, translator, literary critic and journalist. He made his literary debut in 1968 with the short story collection En sommer tung av regn. His first novel was Den andre from 1972, and his literary breakthrough was the novel Guds tjener from 1973.

He has written crime fiction using the pseudonym "David Torjussen". His first crime novel, Etterforskning pågår from 1973, earned him the Riverton Prize.

He was awarded the Gyldendal's Endowment in 1973.

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Born
Sep 10, 1943
Oslo
Nationality
  • Norway
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on July 23, 2013

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