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Interview with Alexander Rybak about his debut as an author by Cappelen Damm

Meet this falls’s children’s book debutant Alexander Rybak

Text to header photo: Alexander Rybak, internationally well known violinist, composer and artist. He currently makes his debut as a children’s book author.

Source: Forlagsliv.no Published 14.01.2015. Authour: Anne Østgaard, Cappelen Damm

Found by TessaLa. Translated by Jorunn Ekre and TessaLa, Revision Bita J 

Alexander Rybak (born 1986) is an actor, composer and musician. He was born in Belarus and grew up in Nesodden. He has played the violin and the piano ever since the age of 5. He made his breakthrough in 2009 when he won the Eurovision Song Contest with his own song “Fairytale”. Continue reading Interview with Alexander Rybak about his debut as an author by Cappelen Damm

Alexander Rybak – Book review of “Trolle and the Magic Fiddle” in Dagbladet

Musicians seem to succeed better as writers of children’s books than many other celebrities. Alexander Rybak is no exception.

Continue reading Alexander Rybak — Book review of “Trolle and the Magic Fiddle” in Dagbladet

Alexander Rybak – This week’s children’s book profile at bok365

Debuts with a musical-book

– I’ve always liked to write, and I want to continue an old tradition of making books with music, says Alexander Rybak. Continue reading Alexander Rybak — This week’s children’s book profile at bok365

Alexander Rybak with trolls for the youngest

Alexander Rybak also has a big musical appeal to a young audience. Therefore, he dreads his debut as a children’s Author. Continue reading Alexander Rybak with trolls for the youngest

Alexander Rybak debuts as author

Alexander Rybak author debuts with an outcast troll and a magic fiddle.

– This is not far from the reality.”

Source: db.no , published 12.06.15 Author: Pål Nordseth Photo Benjamin A. Ward and Cappelen Damm. Translated by TessaLa, Revision by  Bita J.

“Trolle og den magiske fela,” Alexander Rybak’s author debut, will be released in September. It is a semi-autobiographical children’s book about a lonely and outcast troll with a musical instrument that has the ability to completely bewitch its audience, and this becomes a curse for the owner. Continue reading Alexander Rybak debuts as author