Thyra Dane

Author of Romance. Blogs about Scandinavia, Vikings and books.

Every Norwegian over 30 remembers the Olympic Winter Games in Lillehammer. Norwegians under 30 wish they did. The Lillehammer-Olympic games were important for the national soul of Norway. And these days we celebrate the 25th anniversary. The Olympic games in Lillehammer were important. I remember being there, enjoying the athmosphere, the pride over the games …

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Imagine you’re an ordinary 13 year old boy minding your own business, when Thor (the God of Thunder – not the Marvel character) suddenly appears in a stroke of lightning and takes you to Valhalla. And imagine that the Norse mythology is not just a mythology – it’s real! This is the beginning of the book Erik Menneskesøn …

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