Bologna 2012 Rights Guide published

We are very happy to present our new Bologna 2012 Rights Guide, selling rights to a wonderful selection of Finnish children’s authors’ and illustrators’ works to publishers worldwide.

This Rights Guide presents among many wonderful titles the Finnish bestsellers: the Ricky Rapper series, the Hayflower and Quiltshoe series and the Siri series. For more information on those titles click the link below:

Bologna 2012 Rights Guide

We would also like to remind that the application period for translation and printing grants by the Finnish Literature Exchange is ending 1st April 2012.

For more information, materials, sample translations, manuscripts and books, please contact Literary Agent Elina Ahlbäck, elina.ahlback(at), Associate Agent Päivi Ruottinen, paivi.ruottinen(at) or Rights Assistant Melanie Schmitt, melanie.schmitt(at)

The Elina Ahlback Literary Agency will be attending the Bologna Book Fair 2012 (stand 30 C 18) and the London Book Fair 2012 (IRC 27Q)