Wilful Disregard

A Novel About Love

by Lena Andersson,

Wilful Disregard: A Novel About Love
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  • 9781447268932
  • 9781447268956

'Gripped me like an airport read . . . perfect.' Lena Dunham

'Lena Andersson's Wilful Disregard is a story of the heart written with bracing intellectual rigor. It is a stunner, pure and simple.' Alice Sebold, author of The Lovely Bones

Winner of the August Prize 2013

On the day that Ester Nilsson, a poet and a sensible person in a sensible relationship, meets renowned artist Hugo Rask, her rational world begins to unravel. Leaving her boyfriend and her past behind, Ester embarks on what is sure to be the greatest love story of her life.

It's a shame no one else agrees.

  • Pan Macmillan; June 2015
  • ISBN 9781447268956
  • Read online, or download in secure EPUB format
  • Title: Wilful Disregard
  • Author: Lena Andersson; Sarah Death (trans.)
  • Imprint: Picador
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781447268932
  • 9781447268956

In The Press

A compelling read, a deeply philosophical book that attempts to make sense of love in the modern world

About The Author

Lena Andersson (b. 1970) is a novelist and columnist for Dagens Nyheter, Sweden's largest morning paper. She lives in Stockholm where she is considered one of the country's sharpest contemporary analysts. Wilful Disregard is her fifth novel and won Sweden's prestigious August Prize.

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781447268932
  • 9781447268956