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Glenn Ringtved returns to NYC

Danish author Glenn Ringtved and I began the translation of “Cry, Heart, But Never Break” in 2011, following Glenn’s first visit to the US with his family—a trip that took them from New York to Los Angeles to Las Vegas to Northern California and back to NYC. Now, following the publication of the US English […]

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Cry, Heart, But Never Break

“Cry, Heart, But Never Break” is a children’s picture book about death written by Glenn Ringtved, illustrated by Charlotte Pardi, and translated into English by Robert Moulthrop. About The Book “Cry, Heart, But Never Break” tells the story of Death, a cloaked but kindly figure, visiting three children as their grandmother is dying, and how, to help them […]

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How a Danish book for children about death comes to be published in the U.S.

“Cry, Heart, But Never Break” by Glenn Ringtved to be published in January 2016 A Fortuitous Meeting It’s the end of June, 2011, and I’m tired of writing. It’s a beautiful day, getting on to lunchtime. Central Park calls. A chicken salad sandwich from the deli, a book, the subway. A bench under the trees […]

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