Bonnier Rights Finland

Bonnier Rights Finland is a literary agency that sells foreign-language publishing rights to high-quality Finnish fiction, children’s books, YA, and illustrated and narrative non-fiction. Bonnier Rights Finland represents the authors and illustrators who work with the publishers that make up Bonnier Books Finland, a subsidiary of the international media house Bonnier. Bonnier Rights Finland also represents film rights on behalf of selected authors. Our worldwide contacts and broad experience in negotiating and licensing translation rights in different language areas, either directly or through professional subagents, guarantee the authors and their books the best possible publishers abroad. Opening new doors in international publishing is our core activity in paving the way for Finnish authors into new and devoted homes all over the world. Bonnier Rights Finland operated under the name WSOY Foreign Rights until September 2014.
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Bonnier Rights Finland3 days ago
Hyvää juhannusta - Happy Midsummer!

And Happy Summer to all of you starting your holiday soon - as many of the Finns do…😎☀🍓
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Bonnier Rights Finland4 days ago
Tommi Kinnunen’s novel Where Four Roads Meet (WSOY 2014) published in Turkish by BenceKitap as Dörtyol Ağzı, translated by Tulan Yanardağ.
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Bookmedia has bought Czech audio rights to both Katja Kettu’s Hawk Moth (WSOY 2015) and Tommi Kinnunen’s Where Four Roads Meet (WSOY 2014).

The Hawk Moth book will be published by Argo this summer, and author Katja Kettu has been invited to the Meltingpoint Forum in Colours of Ostrava Festival to promote the Czech translation.

Argo has published Kinnunen’s book in Czech as “Čtyřcestí” already in 2015
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Bonnier Rights Finland added 2 new photos.5 days ago
Double congrats to Elina Hirvonen, winner of two prizes!!

We’re happy to announce that author Elina Hirvonen has won the Villa Karo Bronze Panther Cultural Prize! The Bronze Panther Prize is awarded annually to a person, company, or community that has significantly contributed mutual understanding and reduced prejudices between different cultures.

Elina Hirvonen has also been selected as the Author of the Year 2017 in Helsinki!
"Hirvonen has dealt with many important and painful topics in her books and movies, such as the fear of diversity and the mental breakdown of a young person. The language in her books is crystal clear and expressive. She does not preach but makes it visible. Hirvonen tries to understand even when she cannot accept it”, the Jury said.
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Bonnier Rights Finland6 days ago
More Pete’s amazing adventures coming in Germany as we just sold the German rights to Timo Parvela's Pete’s Treasure Hunt, illustrated by Pasi Pitkänen (Pate aarresaarella, Tammi 2017) to Hanser Verlag! DTV (Reihe Hanser) has also just published the first Pekka book “Pekkas geheime aufzeichnungen” as a paperback edition. Translators are Anu and Nina Stohner 😊
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Bonnier Rights Finland1 week ago
Pekka Hiltunen’s gripping thriller Écran Noir (Sysipimeä, WSOY 2012) out now in France! Published by Gallimard and translated by Taina Tervonen.
Rights sold