Author's Corner

Author's Corner is a place you won't want to miss! Listen to your favorite authors speak about their books, learn about their life experiences, and hear them read excerpts from books. Get your book signed in the Norsk Høstfest Bookstore.




2017 Authors

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The Christmas Wish series by Lori Evert and Per Breiehagen

The husband-and-wife team of Lori Evert and Per Breiehagen created a magical story featuring their young daughter, Anja as a little Nordic girl in the captivating, New York Times bestselling holiday picture book, The Christmas Wish. The story is being turned into a motion picture, and has become a much-loved holiday classic. Evert and Breiehagen have produced two additional books in similar fashion: The Tiny Wish and The Reindeer Wish.




Lauraine Snelling

Høstfest favorite Lauraine Snelling has turned her Norwegian heritage and gift of storytelling into a prolific writing career with upwards of 80 books in print. Snelling's trademark style is tackling real issues within a compelling story, and it’s a style that has earned her many devoted fans over her 30+ years of writing. Her work includes many bestselling family sagas, including the beloved Blessing series.



Astrid Karlsen Scott

Astrid Karlsen Scott, has made a name for herself (for many years now) within the greater Norwegian heritage community. Some readers will recognize her for her Norwegian cuisine and Norwegian holiday books and tapes; others will recognize her adventure-loaded World War II spy histories, Silent Patriot and Defiant Courage, both of which are very hard to put down.