Victoria Kielland’s first book, the 2013 short prose collection I lyngen (In the Heather)
was shortlisted for the Tarjei Vesaas debutant prize. In 2016, Kielland’s first novel Dammyr (Marsh Pond)
was shortlisted for the Youth Critics’ Prize and the literary committee of the Norwegian Authors’ Union awarded her the Norwegian Booksellers’ primary writer’s scholarship. My Men
is her breakthrough novel, published to rave reviews in Norway in 2021, as well as a huge international success with more foreign sales.