Hygge (Hardcover)

The Danish Art of Happiness

By Marie Tourell Søderberg

Michael Joseph, 9780718185336, 224pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2017

List Price: 21.95*
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Other books will tell you how to be hygge. This is the only book that will show you. Though we all know the feeling of hygge instinctively, few of us ever manage to capture it for more than a moment. Now Danish actress and hygge aficionado Marie Tourell Søderberg has traveled the length and breadth of her home country to create the perfect guide to cooking, decorating, entertaining, and being inspired the hygge way. Full of beautiful photographs and simple, practical steps and ideas to make your home and life both comfortable and cheering all year round, this book is the easy way to introduce hygge into your life.

About the Author

Marie Tourell Søderberg is a Danish actress. She is a rising star of Nordic Noir whose credits feature stage, TV, and film, including a leading role in historical epic 1864.

Praise For Hygge: The Danish Art of Happiness

"Pretty, homey and intimate, scattered with reflections from ordinary Danes." —Guardian

“The book’s calming nature and simplicity make it a lovely escape from a rather noisy world.” —Publishers Weekly

"A fun, relevant, and beneficial addition to any public library collection." —Library Journal