Books

Classics (37)

Volomari Volotinen’s First Wire and Other Old Junk Volomari Volotisen ensimmäinen vaimo ja muuta vanhaa tavaraa Volomari Volotinen has two passions in life: his wife, Laura, and his antiques. ...
Ten Shrews Kymmenen riivinrautaa Rauno Rämekorpi, a rich Finnish industrialist, is celebrating his sixtieth birt...
Christmas Stories Joulutarinoita Mika Waltari wrote Christmas stories for various Christmas magazines throughout ...
Tamara Tamara Eeva Kilpi's experimental erotic novel Tamara is far more than a fine piece of e...
One Night Stands Yhden yön pysäkki The writing of One Night Stands consists of only very short narratives; they res...
A Nail Merchant at Nightfall Neljä päivänlaskua A Nail Merchant at Nightfall is a novel about a novel, description about the tim...
Dance Over the Tombstones Tanssi yli hautojen Year 1809 - a turbulent period in Napoleon’s Europe causing significant ch...
A Stranger Came to the Farm Vieras mies tuli taloon A farm labourer arrives at an isolated farm seeking work. The farm's manager is ...
The Grand Illusion Suuri illusioni Mika Waltari’s intense debut novel The Grand Illusion from 1928 has always f...
Looking for the Grandfather Isoisää etsimässä Grandfather Verneri Väisänen has disappeared once again. The last time the gr...
Moonscape Kuun maisema Mika Waltari's literary ambitions were channelled into the two genres that would...
This Kind of Thing Never Happens Sellaista ei tapahdu It is the eve of the Second World War and the geopolitical situation in Europe ...
The Best Village in the World Maailman paras kylä Planet Earth, 21st century. The end of the world is approaching, chaos is everyw...
Good Heavens! Herranen aika The main character, a newspaper editor who has lived a superficial life, gets ru...
God Almighty Auta armias Birger Ryynänen works as a crane driver in Helsinki. Behind him lie a failed ma...
Adam and Eve Aatami ja Eeva The unparalleled success story of a Finnish entrepreneur, Adam, who, despite str...
The Prisoners of Paradise Paratiisisaaren vanget A plane travelling on a UN mission makes an emergency landing in a remote corner...
The Son of the Thunder God Ukkosenjumalan poika The Finnish people clearly no longer believe in their own gods. This is the verd...
The Sweet Poison Cook Suloinen myrkynkeittäjä Sweet Linnea Ravaska lives on a small croft in the remote village of Harmisto. I...
Life Short, Rytkönen Tall Elämä lyhyt, Rytkönen pitkä Honoured land surveyor Taavetti Rytkönen remembers the old days like they were ...
The Forest of Hanged Foxes Hirtettyjen kettujen metsä Three small-time crooks in Stockholm become fed up with poverty and rob a handso...
The Howling Miller Ulvova mylläri Gunnar Huttunen is a troubled miller, who moves to a small village where he beau...
The Year of the Hare Jäniksen vuosi Arto Paasilinna has invented a new genre: ecological humourVatanen the journalis...
Who Murdered Mrs. Skrof? Kuka murhasi rouva Skrofin? Mrs. Skrof, a wealthy and hated woman belonging to a religious sect, is found de...
It is Written in the Stars, Inspector Palmu! Tähdet kertovat komisario Palmu Full of action and unexpected plot twists that Inspector Palmu and his team will...
Inspector Palmu’s Mistake Komisario Palmun erehdys One of the best-known Finnish detective novels, with a legendary and unforgettab...
The Roman Ihmiskunnan viholliset Memoirs of the Roman senator Minutus Lausus Manilianus covering the years 46–7...
The Etruscan Turms kuolematon "Warrior, lover, I defied both Gods and men" The story of Turms, the immortal, ...
The Adventurer Mikael Karvajalka Thrilling and fantastic adventures of the young Michael the Finn across Europe i...
The Wanderer Mikael Hakim  The adventures of the confidential adviser to the Grand Vizier of Suleiman the...
Onneli and Anneli series Onnelin ja Annelin kootut kertomukset Onneli and Anneli’s House (Onnelin ja Annelin talo, 1966)  It’s fun to li...
The Secret of the Kingdom Valtakunnan salaisuus A magnificent novel of the forty days after Christ rose from the deadWaltari’s...
The Dark Angel Johannes Angelos The sweeping powerful story of the fall of ConstantinopleIn the spring of 1453, ...
The Egyptian Sinuhe egyptiläinen Great novel of human beings, human passions and seething humanity, spiced with w...
War Horse Sotahevonen It is March 1942. The protagonists of this incredible spy adventure are the bold...
Under the North Star I-III Täällä Pohjantähden alla Väinö Linna’s magnum opus, the Under the North Star trilogy, reaches from ea...
The Unknown Soldier Tuntematon sotilas The Finnish masterpiece of men at war   One of Finland’s best-loved...