Arto Paasilinna (54)

Italian rights to Arto Paasilinna’s A HAPPY MAN sold to Iperborea Italian rights to Arto Paasilinna's A HAPPY MAN (WSOY, 1976) have been sold to I...
An excerpt of Arto Paasilinna’s THE WANTON PRAYER MILL will be published in a Czech anthology! Czech anthology Land of Hidden Smiles will publish an excerpt of Arto Paasilinn...
Polish rights to Arto Paasilinna’s THE SWEET POISON COOK have been sold to Wydawnictwo Kojro! Polish rights to Arto Paasilinna's modern classic THE SWEET POISON COOK have bee...
Azerbaijani rights to Arto Paasilinna’s THE YEAR OF THE HARE sold! Parlaq Imzalar have acquired the Azerbaijani rights to Arto Paasilinna's THE YEA...
Czech audio rights to Arto Paasilinna’s GOD ALMIGHTY sold! Czech audio rights to Arto Paasilinna's GOD ALMIGHTY (Auta Armias, WSOY 1989) ha...
Norwegian rights to Paasilinna’s SEARCHING FOR GRANDFATHER sold Aschehoug has acquired the Norwegian rights to Arto Paasilinna's SEARCHING FOR G...
Nine Dreams Yhdeksän unelmaa A razor-sharp work of autofiction from Finland’s much-loved comic novelist Art...
Operation Finlandia Operaatio Finlandia Arto Paasilinna’s explosively funny first novel. A stunning combination of soc...
Searching for Grandfather Isoisää etsimässä A touching tale of freedom that’s full of sex, alcohol, and plenty of misunder...
The Golden Climber Kultainen nousukas A biting post-war satire about a boy with big ambitions who is determined to cre...
The Flying Carpenter Lentävä kirvesmies Absurdist humour, Bronze Age mythology, and magical realism come together in thi...
Sunrise on Judgement Day Tuomiopäivän aurinko nousee A farcical, laugh-out-loud tale of a Finnish man who seizes his opportunity to s...
The World Ends in a Neigh Hirnuva maailmanloppu A wild and rib-tickling story that combines Orwellian dystopia with talking hors...
The Airships of Mr Liljeroos Liikemies Liljeroosin ilmalaivat An audacious novel and a thrilling adventure about coming together in the face o...
The Flight of the Maidens Neitosten karkuretki A poignant and touching summer tale about three wild orphans who embark upon the...
The Sheriff of Denver Laki vaatii vainajia Arto Paasilinna’s first ever novel. Written by a 16-year-old Paasilinna, this ...
Greek rights to Arto Paasilinna’s THE YEAR OF THE HARE sold Greek rights to Arto Paasilinna's modern classic THE YEAR OF THE HARE (Jäniksen...
Polish rights to Arto Paasilinna’s THE YEAR OF THE HARE sold Polish rights to Arto Paasilinna's modern classic and international bestseller T...
A Happy Man Onnellinen mies A wickedly funny satire about money, power, and the joys of small town life. ...
The Year of the Hare by Arto Paasilinna sold to Slovenia Solvenian reprint rights of THE YEAR OF THE HARE (WSOY, 1975) by Arto Paasilinna...
Arto Paasilinna’s THE BEST VILLAGE IN THE WORLD sold to Slovenia Slovenian rights to Arto Paasilinna's THE BEST VILLAGE IN THE WORLD (WSOY, 1992)...
ADAM AND EVE by Arto Paasilinna sold to France French rights to Arto Paasilinna's lovable literary farce ADAM AND EVE (Aatami j...
Film rights to Arto Paasilinna’s THE FOREST OF THE HANGED FOXES sold An option to international film rights to Arto Paasilinna's modern classic THE F...
Italian rights to Arto Paasilinna’s THE BOOK OF SNOUTS sold Italian rights to THE BOOK OF SNOUTS (Suomalainen kärsäkirja, WSOY 2005) have ...
Volomari Volotinen’s First Wife and Other Old Junk Volomari Volotisen ensimmäinen vaimo ja muuta vanhaa tavaraa A playful and jocular tale of an insurance lawyer with a very unusual antiques c...
Ten Shrews Kymmenen riivinrautaa An unmissable erotic farce from Finland’s best known comic novelist Arto Paasi...
The Surefooted Shipwright Parasjalkainen laivanvarustaja A surprising and jubilant tale with enough twists and turns to keep you guessing...
Paasilinna’s TEN SHREWS sold to Slovenia Slovenian rights to Arto Paasilinna's novel TEN SHREWS (Kymmenen riivinrautaa, W...
Arto Paasilinna’s THE FINNISH BOOK OF SNOUTS sold to France French rights to Arto Paasilinna's THE FINNISH BOOK OF SNOUTS (Suomalainen kärs...
Italian rights to Arto Paasilinna’s Volomari Volotinen’s First Wife and Other Old Junk sold Italian rights to Arto Paasilinna's Volomari Volotinen's First Wife and Other Ol...
International film rights to The Howling Miller sold International film rights to Arto Paasilinna's bestseller The Howling Miller (Ul...
The Herb Garden of Unhanged Scroundels Hirttämättömien lurjusten yrttitarha An unflinching and irreverent story about the secrets that lie within a former S...
The Finnish Book of Snouts Suomalainen kärsäkirja A lively and adventurous eco novel about life in contemporary Finland, species e...
The Wanton Prayer Wheel Rietas rukousmylly A rich tale of travel and trickery that pushes the boundaries of imagination and...
Cold Nerves, Hot Blood Kylmät hermot, kuuma veri A dazzling novel about strength, bravery, and the power of magic set in a war-to...
Saviour Surunen Vapahtaja Surunen A rowdy tale about a human rights activist gone rogue that’s full of irony. ...
Film option to Arto Paasilinna’s HOWLING MILLER sold An option on international film rights to Arto Paasilinna's bestselling novel ...
The Best Village in the World Maailman paras kylä A lively tale about a self-sustaining community that’s founded by the son of a...
Good Heavens! Herranen aika A laugh-out-loud novel about trying to make a difference that’s set in the aft...
God Almighty Auta armias An earthy and humorous tale with echoes of Giovanni Guareschi’s Father Camillo...
Adam and Eve Aatami ja Eeva An audacious climate fiction novel about entrepreneurship, capitalism, and the l...
Prisoners of Paradise Paratiisisaaren vanget Paasilinna reinvents the literary topos of a desert island in a way that only he...
The Son of the Thunder God Ukkosenjumalan poika A slapstick Christian satire that’s more Monty Python’s Life of Brian than J...
The Sweet Poison Cook Suloinen myrkynkeittäjä A hilarious crime novel about an unexpected killer who dresses in old lace and s...
The Reverend’s Beastly Valet Rovasti Huuskosen petomainen miespalvelija A fantastic display of absurdism, even by Paasilinna’s standards. Shortlisted ...
Life Short, Rytkönen Tall Elämä lyhyt, Rytkönen pitkä A glorious and profound summer road trip novel about memory loss that travels ac...
The Forest of Hanged Foxes Hirtettyjen kettujen metsä Dark, macabre humour from Arto Paasilinna, the much-loved Kurt Vonnegut of the N...
The Howling Miller Ulvova mylläri A fable of freedom and the Finnish backwoods featuring Huttunen, an eccentric ou...
The Year of the Hare Jäniksen vuosi An internationally bestselling comic novel in which a man—with the help of a h...
The Clumsy Guardian Angel Tohelo suojelusenkeli A soaring and heart-warming fantasy about a trainee guardian angel with a seemin...
Alive at His Own Funeral Elävänä omissa hautajaisissa Part fairy tale, part narrative fiction, Paasilinna’s final novel tells a thou...
The Last Lap of the Human Race Ihmiskunnan loppulaukka A riotous science fiction novel set in an imagined future in which mankind faces...
A Charming Mass Suicide Hurmaava joukkoitsemurha Two depressed men decide to found a ‘Let’s do it together’ suicide associa...
War Horse Sotahevonen Two Russians—a pilot and a Soviet spy posing as a pharmacist—infiltrate Finn...