She is sort of in the popular crowd and loves herself, but is still insecure like basically any regular teenage girl. I was partly pleasantly surprised – there are quite a few plot turns and character traits that you probably wouldn’t expect – but partly my prejudice showed far too true. The novel takes place in a fictional rural town in Bergslagen in central Sweden and follows a group of teenage girls with little in common who discover that they are witches chosen to save the world from an otherwordly evil. I don’t know how it is compared to the source material, but the mysteries behind the deaths were well illustrated. Instead, Anna-Karin uses her powers into minipulating everyone into liking her. Throughout the book, her powers are given to you in little snippets, leaving you guessing and wondering, but her power is ultimately revealed near the end of the book.

Jan 18, Sanna Hagman rated it it was amazing Shelves: Search for ” Cirkeln ” on Amazon. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. I can hear you groan: Akin left the project as well. I don’t usually read YA, partly because I’m OA myself and partly because I find the often “simplified” language and more disturbingly simplified characters to be distracting.

Sky high expectations In the Nordic countries The Circle has been receiving so much praise that I was actually scared to read it. Young adult fictionUrban fantasyHorror. Full Cast and Crew. In addition to the fantasy theme, the novel also uses tropes of saar fictionpsychological realism and the unreliable narrator. Realistic portrait of teenage life I was glued to the page from the very dramatic beginning, it starts out with a suicide and that was a bit difficult to read about but that’s life, it is not always easy.


He is sort of a reincarnation, of who, I don’t know. These teenagers are not perfect. Eso es todo lo que puedo decir. By using this site, you agree to the Terms b Use and Privacy Policy. Terrified and confused after the death of a fellow classmate, the six are drawn to an abandoned fairground on the night of a red moon.

Add the first question. The Magic has always been .b you.

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Use the HTML below. Our favorite trailers of the week include another round of “Let it Go” and a talking Pokemon. Anna-Karin is drowning in self pity. It kept me on my toes.

Mainly for the sound mixing, which are usually have the multiple track digital surrounds where in television, they’re just stereo. They can only stop that if they work together. Linnea is the bad girl.

Sara Bergmark Elfgren

Edit Cast Cast overview, first billed only: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The twist did not surprise me, but surely unpredictable. He is a wee bit pothetic at first, but hear me out, he does get better. But yes, earning back for what they have spent on it is a very important for any film and sadly it failed on that.

Their lives are not romanticised. It was not a visual extravaganza as we have seen in the American counterpart films. Or did you not notice my enthusiasm there?

Jan 23, Agnieska a. Open castings for young girls who could play the leads were held all over Sweden. Ho, she is constantly trying to find ways to be invisible. A film adaptation was to be produced by Filmlance inwith Levan Akin set to direct and Bergmark Elfgren as script writer.


Except it was not a loud and grand narration produced with the money grabbing agenda. In the group of – initially unknowing – witches, we meet quite an interesting character gallery and the good-bad, black-white is not quite as well defined as is my experience with these books.

Akin left the project as well. Apparently this is an important ingredient in contemporary Swedish fiction, but I’ll be damned if I see the allure. It is about a group of close friends and magic. The film was screened at the Berlin International Film Festival[5] and it was released in Swedish cinemas on 18 February However, there is only one zitkel, so it’s misspelled as “Boklubb” which in English would be equivalent to either “Book lub” or “Boo club”.

One of them was also possibly the most annoying character I have ever read in YA. A film adaptation was to be produced by Filmlance with Levan Akin set to direct elfgre Sara Bergmark Elfgren as script writer. List of Engelsfors characters. A very refreshing film and nothing like too childish, so even the grown ups can give it a try and have a good time.

That brings the ultimate battle which is what everyone of us is waiting for, that decides the fate of fipm girls and to end the first installment. Her power is announce early within the book.

This Swedish trilogy is translated into 21 languages. Jan 08, J.