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.
Sisters Sinikka and Tiina Nopola are the creators of Ricky Rapper, Finland’s most popular children’s book character.
The Finnish publisher of Tove Jansson’s Moomin children’s book series will begin publishing them as e-books.
By Olivia Snaije Gourmand’s 16th Awards took place last night at Paris’ famed music hall, Les Folies Bergeres, following the opening yesterday of the second Paris Cookbook Fair (from which we’ll have our report on Monday). For over two hours Edouard Cointreau’s ever-growing cookbook awards ceremony paid homage to chefs, publishers, photographers and designers, this year with a penchant for …
By Edward Nawotka “I believe there is significant potential for English language e-books on the international markets,” David Steinberger, president and publisher of Perseus Book Group, told us last month during an interview at the Digital Book World publishing conference. “What you have to understand is there has always been demand, even in non-English speaking countries. The publishers have tried …