Thyra Dane

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

Abba won the Eurovision Song Contest in 1974

Which Scandinavian winners of the Eurovision Song Contest do you remember? Bobbysocks? Olsen Brothers? Surely, you remember ABBA? Denmark and Norway have chosen the winners of this year’s national Eurovision song contests and Sweden will pick theirs next Saturday. I figured I would celebrate this by looking back at all the Scandinavian winners of the …

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If you could see me you would see me jumping up and down. From the Alexander Skarsgård Library Forum I picked up this tidbit: The network has ordered a full season of the medieval-set drama “Vikings” from “The Tudors” and “Elizabeth” writer Michael Hirst, to debut in summer 2013. History has ordered its first scripted …

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