Books by Ingvild Burkey

INADVERTENT by Karl Ove Knausgaard
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 5, 2018

"A light-footed meditation on the literary life that will be best appreciated by his fans."
Brief thoughts on the purpose and meaning of writing from a writer not known for his brevity. Read full book review >
SUMMER by Karl Ove Knausgaard
Kirkus Star
by Karl Ove Knausgaard, translated by Ingvild Burkey, illustrated by Anselm Kiefer
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 21, 2018

"Breezy reading that's also a commentary on breezy reading. Some trick."
Knausgaard closes his quartet of autobiographical meditations on the seasons in an appropriately verdant and optimistic fashion. Read full book review >
SPRING by Karl Ove Knausgaard
Kirkus Star
by Karl Ove Knausgaard, translated by Ingvild Burkey, illustrated by Anna Bjerger
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 8, 2018

"A somber, philosophical addendum to My Struggle and a fine stand-alone meditation on mortality and fatherhood as well."
The third book in Knausgaard's quartet of seasonal observations takes a more novelistic (and funereal) turn. Read full book review >
WINTER by Karl Ove Knausgaard
Kirkus Star
by Karl Ove Knausgaard, translated by Ingvild Burkey, illustrated by Lars Lerin
Released: Jan. 23, 2018

"A winningly interior journey into the most interior of seasons."
The Norwegian author continues his series of seasonal meditations with some appropriately austere thoughts on nature and life in a cold climate. Read full book review >
AUTUMN by Karl Ove Knausgaard
Kirkus Star
by Karl Ove Knausgaard, translated by Ingvild Burkey, illustrated by Vanessa Baird
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 22, 2017

"An engagingly wide-ranging set of meditations."
The acclaimed author delivers a host of brief but insightful observations about the small matters of everyday life. Read full book review >