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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NEWS: World English publishing rights to Elina Hirvonen's extremely topical WHEN TIME RUNS OUT (Kun aika loppuu, WSOY 2015) have been sold to Bonnier Publishing UK! The English translation will be published in Autumn 2017.

WHEN TIME RUNS OUT was nominated the most important book of 2015 by YLE just some days ago and the title was awarded the Young Aleksis Award at the Helsinki Book Fair in 2016.
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Timo Parvela's heart-warming Ella and Friends part 1 (Ella ja kaverit 1, Tammi) has been published today in Korean by SAKYEJUL.
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"SUPERB FIRST NOVEL"! French daily Libération praises Tommi Kinnunen's WHERE FOUR ROADS MEET (Neljäntienristeys, WSOY 2014) translated by Claire Saint-Germain and published by Albin Michel.
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Latvian rights to the three first books in the KEPLER62 series by Timo Parvela and Bjørn Sortland (illustrated by Pasi Pitkänen) has been sold to Zvaigzne ABC.
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Arto Paasilinna's War Horse (Sotahevonen, WSOY 1979) has been published in Swedish by Brombergs Bokförlag. Translation by wonderful Camilla Frostell. Check out the praising review in Svenska Dagbladet :)
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We are happy to announce that Sanna Isto's magnificent children's novel THE SECRET BENEATH (Maan alaiset, WSOY 2016, illustrated by Sami Saramäki) has been awarded the Arvid Lydecken Prize today! "Brilliantly written and flowing smoothly, The Secret Beneath is a compelling and timeless story about courage, power of friendship and finding one's own strenghts and boundaries." – Statement of the Jury

Sanna Isto has won the Arvid Lydecken Prize also in 2012 for her children's novel Tinka and Taika (Tinka ja Taika, WSOY 2011, illustrated by Julia Vuori). Arvid Lydecken Prize is awarded yearly by The Union of Finnish Writers for the best children's book.

Warm congratulations to Sanna Isto!
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