Birgitta Stenberg

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Birgitta Stenberg

Birgitta Stenberg (26 April 1932 – 23 August 2014) was a Swedish author, translator and illustrator. She was the 2005 winner of the Selma Lagerlöf Prize.

Stenberg was born in Stockholm in 1932. She was educated in Visby and finally in Paris.[1] She became a Swedish author, translator and illustrator. She lived in Åstol in Sweden. She has won the Swedish Selma Lagerlöf Prize for literature in 2005.

Stenberg died from hepatic cancer (type of liver cancer) on 23 August 2014 in Tiveden, Sweden, aged 82.[2]

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  1. Birgitta Stenberg, norstedts.se, retrieved 3 April 2014
  2. Dagens Nyheter. "Birgitta Stenberg ar dod". dn.se. http://www.dn.se/kultur-noje/birgitta-stenberg-ar-dod/. Retrieved 23 August 2014.

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