Lindell, Unni

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Lindell, Unni Gender: F
Unni Maria Lindell
born on 3 April 1957 at 01:35 (= 01:35 AM )
Place Oslo, Norway, 59n55, 10e45
Timezone CET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Viktor
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 13°00' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 13°24 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 15°40'

Unni Lindell
photo: Olav Heggø, license cc-by-sa-4.0


Norwegian writer and former journalist best known for her crime novels (whodunits); she has also written a collection of poems and several children's and young adult books. One of Lindell's most prominent characters is detective Cato Isaksen. Some of the Isaksen books have been adapted as TV films starring Reidar Sørensen.

Lindell was awarded the Mads Wiel Nygaards Endowment in 1998 and the Critics' Prize for the year's best children's or youth literature. In 1999 and in 2018 she received the Riverton Prize (Rivertonprisen), a literature award given annually to the best detective story.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Certificate of live birth in hand from Viktor E.


  • Lifestyle : Financial : Gain - Grant, Scholarship, etc. (Mads Wiel Nygaards Endowment)
  • Vocation : Writers : Children's literature
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
  • Vocation : Writers : Detective/ Mystery
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction
  • Vocation : Writers : Humor
  • Vocation : Writers : Poet
  • Vocation : Writers : Translator
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Literary)