The Finnish Topelius and Arvid Lydecken awards have been given!
Enoranta‘s novel is a tapestry of different narrators where everyone wants something and loves someone. It’s like a prism where dreams, authorities and reliance are folding and falling apart. The novel won the Finnish Topelius award for distinguished youth novel in 2016.
The Finnish Union of Authors writing for children and youth, annually hands out two traditional literature awards in Finland: Topelius award for distinguished youth novel