Yrsa Sigurðardóttir

Auteur

(Vilborg) Yrsa Sigurðardóttir was born in Reykjavík on August 24th, 1963. She graduated from high-school in 1983, finished a B.Sc.- degree in civil engineering from the University of Iceland in 1988 and M.Sc.- degree in the same field from Concordia University in Montreal, Canada in 1997. Yrsa works as a civil engineer for the engineering-company Fjarhitun, as well as being a writer.

In 1998 Yrsa published her first book for children, Þar lágu Danir í því. To this date her books for children and teenagers are five, the newest is Biobörn (BIO Children), published in 2003. In 2000 the Icelandic department of IBBY (International Board on Books for Young People) awarded Yrsa for her book Við viljum jólin í júlí (We Want Christmas in July). Her first novel for adults, the crime story Þriðja táknið, was published by Veröld publishing house in 2005. The book has been sold to a number of countries, and will be published in German, Norwegian, Dutch, Spanish, Greek and more languages.

Yrsa lives in the Reykjavík suburb of Seltjarnarnes. She is married with two children. (bron: Icelandic Literature)

Publicaties

Overzicht publicaties (met vertalingen):

  • 2011, Brakið (Stuurloos - 2015)
  • 2010, Ég man þig, thriller (Ik vergeet je niet - 2013)
  • 2008, Auðnin, thriller (De donkere dag - 2014)
  • 2007, Aska (Smeulend vuur - 2012)
  • 2006, Sér grefur gröf, thriller (Neem mijn ziel - 2011)
  • 2005, Þriðja táknið (Het laatste ritueel - 2006)
  • 2003, Biobörn, kinderboek
  • 2001, B 10, kinderboek
  • 2000, Barnapíubófinn, Búkolla og bókarræninginn, kinderboek
  • 1999, Við viljum jólin í júlí, kinderboek
  • 1998, Þar lágu Danir í því, kinderboek

Het overzicht van de werken is niet per se compleet. Ik streef om praktische redenen geen volledigheid na.

Vertalingen

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    Stuurloos
    Yrsa Sigurðardóttir (Ijsland)
    vertaald uit het IJslands door: Erica Feberwee
    The House of Books, november 2015
    genre: thriller
    ISBN13: 978-90-443-4631-2ISBN: 9789044346312
    oorspr. titel: Brakið, 2011

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    De donkere dag
    Yrsa Sigurðardóttir (Ijsland)
    vertaald uit het IJslands door: Ed van Eeden
    The House of Books, mei 2014
    genre: thriller
    ISBN13: 978-90-443-4385-4ISBN: 9789044343854
    oorspr. titel: Auðnin, 2008

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    Ik vergeet je niet
    Yrsa Sigurðardóttir (Ijsland)
    vertaald uit het IJslands door: Corry van Bree
    The House of Books, maart 2013
    genre: thriller
    ISBN13: 978-90-443-3887-4ISBN: 9789044338874
    oorspr. titel: Ég man þig, 2010

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    Smeulend vuur
    Yrsa Sigurðardóttir (Ijsland)
    vertaald uit het IJslands door: Annemarie Lodewijk
    The House of Books, mei 2012
    genre: thriller
    ISBN13: 978-90-443-3375-6ISBN: 9789044333756
    oorspr. titel: Aska, 2007

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    Neem mijn ziel
    Yrsa Sigurðardóttir (Ijsland)
    vertaald uit het IJslands door: Annemarie Lodewijk
    The House of Books, april 2011
    genre: thriller
    ISBN13: 978-90-443-3005-2ISBN: 9789044330052
    oorspr. titel: Sér grefur gröf, 2006

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    Het laatste ritueel
    Yrsa Sigurðardóttir (Ijsland)
    vertaald uit het IJslands door: Kim Middel en Kim Liebrand
    De Fontein, augustus 2006
    genre: thriller
    ISBN13: 978-90-261-2243-9ISBN: 9789026122439
    oorspr. titel: Þriðja táknið, 2005

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