The Seducer

Jan Kjærstad

Successful and charismatic TV producer Jonas Wergeland returns from Seville to find his wife murdered in the living room. This is the beginning of a series of dramatic events through which the hero’s sensational life story unfolds. The Seducer is an easily-read, exciting and erotic book – a great collection of good stories.

This book is the first of the trilogy centring on the chequered career of Jonas Wergeland, which won the prestigious Nordic Prize for Literature 2001.

Rights sold to

  • Language Foreign publisher
  • American EnglishOverlook Press
  • American English, British EnglishArcadia
  • DanishRosinante
  • DutchDe Geus
  • FinnishWsoy
  • FrenchMonsieur Toussaint Louverture
  • GermanKiepenheuer & Witsch
  • IcelandicEdda
  • KoreanDulnyok Publishing
  • RomanianEditura Scandic
  • SpanishNórdica Libros
  • SwedishAtlantis
  • TurkishOblomov Kitap

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Additional info

  • Forføreren
  • 1993
  • Aschehoug Forlag
  • Fiction, Novel
  • 621 pages