Roger Tagholm reports from Sharjah, where the emirate is celebrating its turn as Islamic Cultural Capital with wide-ranging festivities the drew global guests.
Browsing by topic: Finland
When you’re shopping for gifts, try getting a recommendation from an actual human expert at your local bookstore, suggests Ross Ufberg of New Vessel Press.
We interview São Paulo-based literary agent Pasi Loman who specializes in selling book rights between Brazilian and Scandinavian publishers.
Scandinavian publishers at the Frankfurt Book Fair discuss their favorite titles for the fall, for which they are selling the rights to global territories at the fair.
A discussion with nine experts from Frankfurt Academy’s CONTEC 2013 interactive learning lab on self-publishing’s implications for the industry.
Published simultaneously in Finnish and Swedish, Philip Teir’s debut, The Winter War: A Novel of Marriage, uses the ennui of a heavy Helsinki winter to represent the global zeitgeist.
Finnish app giant plans to bring home the bacon with their book app, which they predict will sell millions of downloads.
Looking ahead to Finland’s turn as Guest of Honor at the Frankfurt Book Fair, lit organization FILI is offering translation support to international publishers.
The Finns’ love of books has bolstered the publishing industry in spite of global economic challenges. Read our interviews with prominent Finnish publishing pros.
Best-selling Finnish author Sofi Oksanen appeared at the Frankfurt Book Fair to talk about Finnish literature and her newest novel.