Bokhandeln in Stockholm where customers were keen to get their hands on the new laureates work

Fresh Demand For Prize Winner's Books

Stockholm's book shops reported large interest from customers wanting to get hold of a book by Thursday's Nobel Literature Laureate Herta Muller.

Some stores quickly ran out and began ordering fresh copies in both Swedish and German.

A copy of the year's Nobel Literature prize winner is a Christmas stocking filler for many Swedes.

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