Cows on Ice & Owls in the Bog
The Weird and Wonderful World of Scandinavian Sayings
compiled by Katatrina Montnemery,
illiustrated by Nastia Sleptsova.
Whether it’s “Bite into the sour apple” (take the first step in dealing with an unpleasant situation), or “There are owls in the bog” (something suspicious is going on), this witty, enlightening book explains over 50 Scandi phrases, with gorgeous color illustrations throughout. What about “it’s blowing half a pelican”? or ”It’s raining cobbler boys”?
Here’s your chance to find out.
Hardcover, 112pp. 2019