Minute Waltz

Original title: Minuuttivalssi

Published: 2004/2015

Publisher: Wsoy/Tammi

Class/genre: Young Adults

Pages: 191

Simukka’s dazzling debut novels rereleased by Tammi in 2015!

After graduating high school, Kirsikka and Susanna move to a new city together. Kirsikka adjusts to university life, while Susanna reflects on her relationship to her mother, who passed away many years earlier. Faced with the thrills, challenges and insecurities of adult life, the two contemplate the consequences of increasingly weightier choices. How much can be overcome by love?

Salla Simukka


Salla Simukka is the author of the international success story The Snow White Trilogy: rights are sold in 52 territories and in Hollywood. She has written several novels for young readers and her accolades include the Topelius Prize 2013 and the Finland Prize 2013.

Previously Simukka has written book reviews for the newspapers, translated all kinds of texts into Finnish, worked an editor at a literary magazine and as a screenwriter for a popular TV show for young audiences. These days she writes books for young adults and children, and travels the world talking about them.

Bibliography


Salla Simukka

Sisterland

2016, Middle-Grade


Salla Simukka

As Red as Blood

2013, Young Adults


Salla Simukka

As White as Snow

2013, Young Adults


Salla Simukka

As Black as Ebony

2014, Young Adults


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Elsewhere

2012, Young Adults


Salla Simukka

Without a Trace

2012, Young Adults


Salla Simukka

When Angels look away

2002/2015, Young Adults


Salla Simukka

Turn Off the Lights! Turn On the Lights!

2018, Young Adults

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