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Fiction (127)

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...
The Whales of Jonah’s Hill Joonaanmäen valaat A poetic, stimulating old-fashioned adventure for readers of all ages – Tove J...
A Year as a Gentleman. Reality prose. Vuosi herrasmiehenä “You’re as far from a gentleman as can be!” – The author’s wife &nb...
The Other Unknown. Voices of Women in Wartime Toinen tuntematon Who are the women from Unknown Soldiers?   Top names in contemporary ...
O O What is O? O is a novel that explores a swimming team preparing for the Olymp...
European Dreams Eurooppalaiset unet Episodic novel of people in the swirls of recent history Czech truck driver T...
So Long, Boys Hyvästi pojat A strikingly candid portrait of a woman whose life is thrown into turmoil &nb...
The Map of Going Astray Eksymisen ja unohtamisen kirja A novel about an encounter that can turn time on its end.   Julia is ...
Filippa Filippa Filippa Fleming, a noblewoman in the thrall of her brothers.   Klaus ...
What September Saw Syyskuun viimeinen This spring’s most gripping debut! A stunningly intensive psychological thr...
The Seventh Spring Seitsemäs kevät A novel of greed, love, and the price of dreams In the end, who pays the bill f...
Watching Over Snow Street Lumikadun kertoja A powerfully expressive story of ordinary people in a small town during World Wa...
The Butcher and Other Stories Lihanleikkaaja "Was he really the only one who felt something was badly out of whack?"  ...
The Girl and the Wall Tyttö ja seinä Final part of the Metro-trilogy In the last novel of the trilogy, Metro flees...
The Girl and the Rat Tyttö ja rotta When the Hunter becomes the hunted one. After running away from the law, Metr...
The Girl and the Bomb Tyttö ja pommi A dive into the world of graffiti painters, and night-time roofs and alleys  t...
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...
Closer Lähestyminen “Everyone is good at something. I love watching the sea.” “Each of us i...
Surrendering: A Life Story Antautuminen A life story needs to be rewritten when the author realizes the surprising reaso...
We Don’t Believe in Evil Anymore Emme enää usko pahaan When men start resuscitating old myths, women better prepare for fresh tears. ...
Alma! Alma! A powerful, spellbinding debut about what it means to be human Alma! is a ric...
The Book of Moloch Pyhä peto Do you want to be liberated? Then don’t tell them who you are, and especially ...
Mrs S. Rouva S. A journey into love, revenge and the Japan of a thousand years ago, with its fra...
The Liquor Card Viinakortti A bold, beautiful story of wartime Finland and love that finds no acceptance in ...
Western Winds Kaarnatuuli Valpuri Innamaa, an irrepressible renaissance woman. Woman. Entrepreneur. Wif...
The Maidens Neidonpaula An irresistible convent story that suck readers into history’s vortex. Sist...
Disa Disa Hannuntytär A mother’s frantic flight in 1390s Finland When Disa’s 10-year-old boy is...
Broken Wing Siipirikko The man’s name was Mielo. It was a name Selja cursed until her dying day. A...
The Seer’s Daughter Näkijän tytär A thrilling, romantic debut about medieval Finland “’Flee, milady! Flee,...
Clarity Kirkkaus A powerful, sensory story about an author and the compulsion to write. "My th...
Lolita of Lapland Lapin Lolita A wild, grotesque carnival of the flesh enveloped in multiple layers of paradoxi...
Moraine Moreeni Lauri Viita’s first novel Moraine was published in 1950. Along with his first ...
Reindeer Mafia Poromafia A novel about the Family When the old reindeer king Jonás-Guhtur Nelihanka g...
On Happiness Onnellisuudesta Happiness in all of its forms, from poetry to the FIFA World Cup We live in a...
The Devil on My Shoulder Takapiru Why are mischief-makers always stirring things up? In Maritta Lintunen’s ma...
Ice Age Jääkausi A timely novel about the unfair way the strong tend to treat the weak Ice Ag...
The Herb Garden of Unhanged Scroundels Hirttämättömien lurjusten yrttitarha Senior Inspector Jalmari Jyllänketo, in his fourties and very much into sports,...
The Wanton Prayer Wheel Rietas rukousmylly Two Finnish sales reps on a promotional tour for a prayer wheel have a string of...
Cold Nerves, Hot Blood Kylmät hermot, kuuma veri In January 1918, a baby boy is born into a war-torn Finland. According to the mi...
Peephole Ovisilmä A perceptive short-story writer reveals where the hurt lies. Terror experienc...
Saviour Surunen Vapahtaja Surunen The highly distinguished professor Surunen, Finnish member of Amnesty Internatio...
Dark Paradise Tyhjän tien paratiisit A man murders a grocer over fifteen cents—but in the sharp, icy prose and deta...
The Light Behind the Eyes Lopotti A superb novel about the difficulty of finding your own way – the author of Wh...
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 ...
In Sheep’s Clothing Lampaan vaatteissa An ambitious thriller that leaves no one unscathed. It’s the usual story in...
Redemption of the Firstborn Esikoisten lunastus Helsinki. Three mystics, one ancient secret. Two groups on the hunt. Someone ...
Awake, Ye Sleepers Unissasaarnaaja The origins, rise and fall of a religious revival movement. A realistic, dreamli...
Sleep Close Nuku lähelläni  A tender and insightful portray of the power dynamics of intimate relationshi...
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 ...
Hawk Moth Yöperhonen  An audacious new novel of love and power by a writer of rare intensity Laplan...
Fear Me Varo minua  The eagerly-awaited third instalment in the gripping Studio series  Th...
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...
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...
A Pink Sea Vaaleanpunainen meri  Short stories from the fringes of the real and the imagined  ”Nothin...
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, ...
A Pier out to the Sea Laituri matkalla mereen  On love, war and morality  Daniel Katz writes intensive, painful and h...
The Love of the Berber Lion Berberileijonan rakkaus  Delicious stories about decently acting animals and beastly humans spiced with...
Schweinehund Saksalainen sikakoira  Schweinehund is classic Katz: multilayered, ironic, sceptical of official trut...
When Grandfather Skied to Finland Kun isoisä Suomeen hiihti  A hilarious saga about a jewish family, where the Jews, the Tatarians, the Kal...
Cold War Kylmä sota  A multifaceted novel from a literary innovator   Vertti Harmaja is an...
The Egyptian Sinuhe egyptiläinen Great novel of human beings, human passions and seething humanity, spiced with w...
The Price of Greed Ahneuden hinta  Entertaining, fast-paced suspense from the dark underbelly of the business wor...
Of Stones and Silence Karkulahti  A poignant tale of the power of buried love”There’s a treasure there!” ...
From Night Till Morning Yöstä aamuun  Young woman's Odyssey set in wintry Helsinki  The nightmarish story of...
The Sign Merkki  Cool and sophisticated short stories with wayward humour  Tuuve Aro's ...
Karmiina Karmiina  A wild but simultaneously tender novel about what a life lived in a modern soc...
Desire Machine Himokone  Can you resist the Desire Machine?  Stories in Tuuve Aro’s short sto...
Doctor Novel Lääkäriromaani   A masterful depiction of love, death and politics Doctor Novel tells the s...
Farewell, Girls! Hyvästi tytöt  A fun and touching tribute to all that is most beautiful and ephemeral in the...
Ariasman. A Whaler’s Tale Ariasman. Kertomus valaanpyytäjistä  From a master of epic storytelling, a passionate seafaring saga pungent with ...
Consolation Lohtu  Human experience as a simulation of reality  Consolation is an angry, ...
The French Friend Ranskalainen ystävä  The difficulty of being a misanthrope  Tommi Melender’s novel is abo...
Locoweed Ranch Hulluruohola  A novel about the mysteries of the human mind from a virtuoso of the short sto...
Heartline Sydänraja  “You be the one who won’t forget me. The one who testifies for me.” Exp...
When Time Runs Out Kun aika loppuu  If we lose our hope in a better future, what remains?  The world is on...
Pipe Collector Piippuhylly  By the lone shores of the Arctic Ocean, man’s sole companion is his imaginat...
The Midwife Kätilö  ”Lord in Heaven, I want that man. Lord in Heaven, if I get him, I will never...
Lifelikes Elävän näköiset  A masterful debut about life that passes on like a relay baton from one genera...
Mr. Smith Mr. Smith  The world is a story of tales interwoven in other tales  The eponymous...
Journey to the Sun Matka aurinkoon  A magnificent portrayal of the uncertainty and agony of human existence  ...
My Pussy Galore Pimppini on valloillaan  Where power and sex meet  My Pussy Galore is an anthology comprising o...
Clumsy Guardian Angel Tohelo suojelusenkeli Look up to the skies, for the heavenly troops are always ready to help us in our...
Lies Valheet  Seven characters, seven stories, some truths, some lies  I have heard ...
Lost Shore Kadonnut ranta  "There are those who stay at home and those who go away, and it has always bee...
Alive at His Own Funeral Elävänä omissa hautajaisissa Energetic, do-it-yourself Arttu is a refugee lad who was born in the shadow of w...
The Hum Kohina  A powerful story of internal, cross-generational indifference and its effect o...
The Last Lap of the Human Race Ihmiskunnan loppulaukka It wasn’t supposed to happen this way. But the statistics paint a grim picture...
A Charming Mass Suicide Hurmaava joukkoitsemurha Onni Rellonen has reached a dead end and the only way out seems to be a revolver...
The Son of the Thunder God Ukkosenjumalan poika The Finnish people clearly no longer believe in their own gods. This is the verd...
War Horse Sotahevonen It is March 1942. The protagonists of this incredible spy adventure are the bold...
Farthest from Death Kauimpana kuolemasta  A warm but rough story about friendship, love and the value of life.  ...
When I Forgot Että hän muistaisi saman  Potent, fragile and tender  Helsinki, spring 2003. Anna wants to spend...
Under the North Star I-III Täällä Pohjantähden alla Väinö Linna’s magnum opus, the Under the North Star trilogy, reaches from ea...
The Pig Ohrana A wartime family chronicle where Attila Rahja (aged 106) recalls the fates of hi...
The Family Tree Sukupuu  A moving novel about women who couldn’t be more different – and the family...
Where Four Roads Meet Neljäntienristeys  A finely observed portrayal of people who build dreams to forbidden heights&nb...
An Eye for an Eye Näön vuoksi  A gripping thriller of ambition and greed set in the international medical ind...
Like Father Like Son Isän kanssa kahden  A novel about a family that a country splits in two  Marianne has rebe...
The Unknown Soldier Tuntematon sotilas The Finnish masterpiece of men at war   One of Finland’s best-loved...
The Union Liitto  A touching family saga that begins in the summer of 1938. A tragicomic and pow...
The Welder Hitsaaja  Katja Kettu’s narration gushes up from the cavities of soul and earth, from ...
The Sorrow Collector Surujenkerääjä  A debut novel that is a delightfully skewed take on a young woman’s efforts ...
BIG ISO In central Finland, a woman slowly climbs a hill to her hiding place from the wo...
Black Noise Sysipimeä Dark fear is spreading in the web. Someone hacks into the user accounts of two B...
Cold Courage Vilpittömästi sinun  “Will not let you in peace until you have finished it. Impossible to put dow...
Bullheaded Jääräpää  Reindeer and romance, misery and mayhem – an Arctic tragicomedy  Th...
Invasion of the Snowmobiles Terveiset Kutturasta Finland is at a political dead-end. The country is split between the rich South ...
Over the Sea, Behind Bars Meren yli, kiven sisään ”I was brought here in shackles. I’ve never been confined in a place like th...