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Jostein Gaarder - Author


Jostein Gaarder is the author of SOPHIE'S WORLD, a huge bestseller in over 40 countries. He was born in Oslo in 1952 and lives there now with his wife and two sons.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Jostein Gaarder

The World According to Anna by Jostein Gaarder
The World According to Anna
Jostein Gaarder
On the 20th anniversary of SOPHIE'S WORLD, Jostein Gaarder returns with a spell-binding fable about a girl who begins to receive messages from another time... Haunting, gripping and magical, The World According to Anna is a fable for our time....
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/11/2015
Sophie's World by Jostein Gaarder
Sophie's World
Jostein Gaarder
A Special Edition of Sophie's World by Jostein Gaarder to celebrate Orion's 20th anniversary. Ex-philosophy teacher Jostein Gaarder & Albert Knos stimulate 15 year old Sophieto ask those fundamental questions which have exercised the imaginations of Children Philosophers since the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/02/2012
Sophie's World - Special Limited Edition by Jostein Gaarder
Sophie's World - Special Limited Edition
Jostein Gaarder
Ex-philosophy teacher Jostein Gaarder & Albert Knos stimulate 15 year old Sophieto ask those fundamental questions which have exercised the imaginations of Children Philosophers since the dawn of civilisation.
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/07/2009
Sophie's World by Jostein Gaarder
Sophie's World
Jostein Gaarder
Ex-philosophy teacher Jostein Gaarder & Albert Knos stimulate 15 year old Sophieto ask those fundamental questions which have exercised the imaginations of Children Philosophers since the dawn of civilisation.
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/03/1996

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