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Karl Ove Knausgaard and Tiffany Murray talk to Rosie Goldsmith

Fiction: Love and Death, and Rock ’n’ Roll

Hay Festival 2012, 
A Death in the Family is hailed as the great masterpiece of contemporary Norwegian literature, exploring love, parental death and a teenage infatuation for rock music. The Welsh tale of Diamond Star Halo riffs on the same eternal themes.