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Christensen, Lars Saabye 1953-

Overview
Works: 216 works in 1,049 publications in 22 languages and 5,240 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Horror films  Domestic fiction  Bildungsromans  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Other, Photographer, Honoree
Classifications: PT8951.13.H47, 839.82374
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lars Saabye Christensen
The half brother by Lars Saabye Christensen( Book )

83 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 15 languages and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing up in sixties Oslo, Barnum lives with an extended, eccentric family and his older half-brother Fred, who was conceived after the rape of their mother in the dying days of Word War II. The brothers embark on their separate courses, and it is twenty-seven years before a fax from their dying mother offers the brothers the chance to meet again
King of Devil's Island by Ma li si huo shi te( Visual )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen-year-old Erling is a rumored murderer and therefore sent to the Bastoy Boys Home correctional facility. Once there he clashes with the island facility's governor who believes manual labor, rigid discipline, and harsh punishment is the only way to turn these boys around. Refusing to accept the constant abuse, Erling leads the boys in a violent uprising that will bring them head to head with no less than the Norwegian Army
Herman : a novel by Lars Saabye Christensen( Book )

63 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 15 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragikomisk fortælling om drengen Herman, der bor i Oslo omkring 1960. Han får et stort problem på grund af tiltagende skaldethed, men han tackler sin situation med både lune og fornuft
Beatles by Lars Saabye Christensen( Book )

71 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norway, 1965. Kim Karlsen and his three buddies, Gunnar, Ola and Seb occasionally like to think of themselves as the Fab Four
The model by Lars Saabye Christensen( Book )

39 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The painter Peter Wihl is about to turn fifty. In a cruel twist of fate, his concerns about his forthcoming exhibition are rendered meaningless when he discovers he has an incurable eye condition and will be blind in six months. A chance encounter with an old classmate leads Peter into a sinister world which will haunt him for as long as he lives. How far is the artist willing to go for his art?
De entertainer by Lars Saabye Christensen( Book )

37 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een pianist die geen carrière heeft kunnen maken, speelt nu in een hotel, omringd door zonderlingen
De walrus by Lars Saabye Christensen( Book )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een 29-jarige man wordt wakker in een hotelkamer en weet niet meer wie hij is, maar The Beatles schijnen een grote rol in zijn leven te spelen
Saabyes circus by Lars Saabye Christensen( Book )

23 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Na een val van een podium herleeft een Noorse schrijver zijn leven als 13-jarige toen de aanschaf van een bijzondere gitaar hem in aanraking bracht met merkwaardige mensen en situaties
The joker by Lars Saabye Christensen( Book )

23 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kriminalroman
Maskerade by Lars Saabye Christensen( Book )

32 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een zeventienjarige jongen voelt zich verheven boven zijn omgeving en probeert deze te manipuleren
Bly by Lars Saabye Christensen( Book )

29 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bly continues the story started in Beatles. Kim Karlsen again narrates, the story focussing on his return to Oslo after a while (literally and metaphorically) at sea. In his mid-20s now, the relatively carefree times of his youth (and the 1960s) have passed. And though he's back on dry land, Kim is still very much at sea. He generally introduces himself as 'Elmer Fudd', can't really re-connect with his family, -- and is suffering from a fairly painful injury to his privates
Der Sommer, in dem meine Mutter zum Mond fliegen wollte Roman by Lars Saabye Christensen( Book )

21 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein Sommer voller Magie in Oslo. Tage voller Selbstzweifel in der amerikanischen Kleinstadt Karmack. Dazwischen liegt ein ganzes Leben, das der norwegische Schriftsteller Funder auf der Suche nach sich selbst und dem ganz gewöhnlichen Glück verbracht hat. Wie er schließlich lernt, sich selbst mit anderen Augen zu sehen und der Phantasie gestatten kann, Einzug in seine wirkliche Welt zu halten, ist eine der zärtlichsten Wendungen in diesem großen, berührenden Roman von Lars Saaybe Christensen
The half brother( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Norwegian and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Het verhaal van een bijzondere familie in Oslo van 1945 tot 1990, met centraal de halfbroers Fred en Barnum
Ti kniver i hjertet = Cross my heart and hope to die( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in Norwegian and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otto Olsen is the smallest boy on the soccer team and is finding it hard to gain acceptance from his teammates. His best friend as well as most everyone in town is leaving for summer vacation. The youngster is left behind to spend his vacation at home. A chain of serious events occurs, involving his family, his neighbors and the people that surround them, turning Otto's childhood upside down
Die unglaublichen Ticks des Herrn Hval Roman by Lars Saabye Christensen( Book )

16 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernhard Hval lever av å undersøke lik. I kjelleren på Rikshospitalet på 1930-tallet plukker han døde mennesker fra hverandre og forsøker å fastslå hvorfor de har havnet der. Så eiendommelig er han, den unge legen, at han ikke riktig passer blant de levende. Kroppens unoter makter han ikke å kontrollere. Langt mindre kraftuttrykkene som faller i de mest upassende sammenhenger. Og i pølen av barndomsminner ligger en far som tok livet av seg og en mor som rømte til jordens bakside med hushjelpen. Mange har havnet i kjelleren av mindre
Gutten som ville være en av gutta by Lars Saabye Christensen( Book )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quoi qu'il fasse, Otto est toujours à part. Il n'est jamais dans le match et pourtant, il voudrait tant intégrer l'équipe. Bien que personne ne pense qu'il soit un bon footballeur, il aura peut-être l'occasion de faire ses preuves
Ingens : noveller by Lars Saabye Christensen( Book )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Den misunnelige frisøren : noveller by Lars Saabye Christensen( Book )

11 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in Norwegian and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sneglene by Lars Saabye Christensen( Book )

12 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in Norwegian and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kriminalroman
Visning by Lars Saabye Christensen( Book )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Norwegian and Danish and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fem historier, fem mænd, fem døde. De fem mænd som dør, har alle stået Alice mere eller mindre nær, og fem gange bliver hun ladt alene tilbage, belastet med minder og med bevidstheden om, at hun skal forsøge at leve videre
 
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Alternative Names
Christensen, Lars Saabye

Christensen Saabye, Lars 1953-

Kelisiqisen, Laersi Sebi

Kristensen, Lars Saabi

Kristensen, Lars Sobi

Kristensen, Lars Sobi, 1953-

Kristensen, Larš Sobju

Kristensen, Laš Sobi

Kristensens, Lars Sobijs 1953-

Kristensens, Larss Sobijs

Kristensens, Larss Sobijs 1953-

Lars Saabye Christensen Noors schrijver

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Lars Saabye Christensen Norwegian author

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Såbye Christensen, Lars

Sobi Kristensen, Laš

Sobijs Kristensens, Lars 1953-

Sobju Kristensen, Larš

Sꜳbye Christensen, Lars

Кристенсен, Ларс Сааби 1953-

Кристенсен, Ларс Соби

Кристенсен, Ларс Соби норвежский писатель

Լարս Սոբի Քրիստենսեն

لارس سابی کریستینسن نویسنده نروژی

크리스텐센, 라르스 소뷔에 1953-

ラーシュ・ソービエ・クリステンセン

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