Croatian rights to Salla Simukka’s As Red as Blood sold to Znanje

Congratulations to Salla Simukka! Croatian rights to her YA thriller As Red as Blood (Punainen kuin veri, Tammi 2013) have been sold to Znanje for publication in 2014.

As Red as Blood is the first installment of the Snow White Trilogy, just published in Finland by Tammi, which tells the story of the 17-year-old Lumikki Andersson. In Book 1 she stumbles upon a money laundering operation in her school’s darkroom and is swept into a whirlpool of unpredictable events. In Book 2 Lumikki goes backpacking and joins a religious cult in Prague. When it turns out that the cult leaders are planning a mass suicide, Lumikki has to run for her life. In the closing title of the Trilogy she has to find a way to outwit her stalker before her premiere in the modern-day version of Snow White.

As White as Snow (Valkea kuin lumi) and As Black as Ebony (Musta kuin eebenpuu) will be published in Finland by Tammi in Fall 2013 and Spring 2014.

Read more about the Snow White Trilogy on Salla Simukka’s blog:
Snow White Trilogy – WordPress

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About author


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.  Where It All Begin, published in 2022, is her first novel for adults

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.  She has written books for young adults and children, and now also for adults, and travels the world talking about them.

Bibliography


2022, Literary Fiction

Where It All Begins

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2021, Young Adult (13 or 14+)

In the Dark I Can Be Yours

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2020, Young Adult (13 or 14+)

Detained

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2018, Young Adult (13 or 14+)

Turn off the Lights! Turn on the Lights!

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2016, Middle Grade (8-12 Years)

Sisterland

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2014, Young Adult (13 or 14+)

As Black as Ebony

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2013, Young Adult (13 or 14+)

As Red as Blood

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2013, Young Adult (13 or 14+)

As White as Snow

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2012, Young Adult (13 or 14+)

Elsewhere

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2012, Young Adult (13 or 14+)

Without a trace

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