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The Memoirs of Stockholm Sven

ebook / ISBN-13: 9781529359923

Price: £14.99

ON SALE: 28th October 2021

Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Historical Fiction


A kind of Odyssey, complete with dogs worthy of Argos and a few precious human companions, this spare and unusual novel plumbs the dark side of polar narratives
Andrea Barrett, National Book Award–winning author of The Voyage of the Narwhal and Ship Fever
Both a polar adventure and a consideration of what makes our lives worth living
Caitlin Horrocks, author of The Vexations
The magic of The Memoirs of Stockholm Sven is in its defiance of dark expectations . . . some of the most convincing portrayals I've seen of human beings creating connection and kindnesses despite their brutal circumstances and unhealed wounds
David James Duncan, author of the national bestsellers The River Why and The Brothers K
In attempting to inhabit the uninhabitable, one man shows us that no place is inhospitable to the human heart, and in delivering this searing portrait, Nathaniel Ian Miller ascends to the firmament of today's most exciting young novelists
Adam Johnson, Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Orphan Master’s Son
This novel's hard-won wisdom, droll humor, and offhanded insights about human nature will pierce you to the core
Christina Baker Kline, New York Times bestselling author of Orphan Train and The Exiles