We are thrilled to announce that the Slovenian rights to the Snow White Trilogy have been sold to Mladinska Knjiga for publication in 2014-2015. The Serbian rights have been acquired by Vulkan for publication in 2014-2015. Rights are now sold in 35 territories around the globe! Read more here: ahlbackagency.com
Congratulations to Salla Simukka, and to all our foreign publishers!
FOREIGN SALES: in 35 territories
ARAB WORLD, Arab Scientific
BRAZIL, Novo Conceito
CATALAN, La Galera
CHINA, Modern Press
FRANCE, Hachette Livre
GERMANY, Arena Verlag
INDONESIA, Kompas Gramedia/ Bhuana Ilmu Populer
ISRAEL, Yedioth Books
KOREA, Gimm Young
LATVIA, Zvaigzne ABC Publishers
LITHUANIA, Alma Littera
ROMANIA, Editura Trei
SPAIN, La Galera
SWEDEN, Rabén & Sjögren/Norstedts
TAIWAN, Emily Publishing
TURKEY, Altin Kitaplar
UK, Hot Key Books
US, Amazon Publishing/Skyscape
Original publisher: FINLAND, Tammi
In English, German and Italian.
Lumikki Andersson, the main character in The Snow White Trilogy, is a 17-year-old girl who has learned to defend herself and to trust no one. She is a lonely wolf and a lonesome survivor. Like Lisbeth Salander for the YA!
Book 1 As Red as Blood (Punainen kuin veri; Tammi February 2013):
The Trilogy kicks off as Lumikki stumbles upon a money laundering operation in her school’s darkroom and is swept into a whirlpool of unpredictable events.
Book 2 As White as Snow (Valkea kuin lumi; Tammi August 2013):
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.
Book 3 As Black as Ebony (Musta kuin eebenpuu; Tammi February 2014):
Lumikki has to find a way to outwit her stalker before her premiere in the modern-day version of Snow White.
Author bio: Salla Simukka (b. 1981) is a translator and author of juvenile fiction. In January 2013 she was awarded with the Topelius Prize for her novels Without a Trace (Jäljellä, Tammi Spring 2012) and Elsewhere (Toisaalla, Tammi Fall 2012), in recognition of the best Finnish youth novel.