We are thrilled to announce that Nuevo Extremo, the distributor of La Galera in Argentina, will launch the Argentinian edition of Salla Simukka’s Snow White Trilogy later this spring! This marks the 48th territory for this wildly successful YA trilogy.
Several editions of Book II in the trilogy, As White as Snow (Tammi 2013) will hit bookstores around the world this spring, including in the UK by Hot Key, in the U.S by Amazon Publishing/Skyscape, in Spain by La Galera and in Sweden by Raben & Sjögren. Gyldendal in Norway has published Books I and II, and will debut Book III, As Black as Ebony (Tammi 2014), in May. Clavis in the Netherlands has published all three entries in the trilogy.
In Germany Arena published As White as Snow in January, and Simukka is is due to meet her German fans at the Charlotte Dessecker library in Pullach, Munich on March 16th with translator Elina Kritzokat.
Praise in Germany for As Red as Blood:
“An absolute recommendation! Thrills, tension and a strong female protagonist guaranteed!”
– Lovelybooks online publication, Germany
“Suspense-packed and, above all, a multifaceted story of finding yourself and growing up. It contains literary allusions, and shows the spirit of the Brothers Grimm.”
– Deutschlandfunk, Germany
In Sweden, where Book I, As Red as Blood (Tammi 2013), was published in the fall of 2014, literary bloggers and critics continue to pen positive reviews.
Praise in Sweden for As Red as Blood:
“Simukka’s introduction is amazing, and she is very good at keeping up the tension and setting the scene..Lumikki is a bit like a lighter Lisbeth Salander, like an untouchable ice queen – at least outwardly.”
– Annas bokblogg, Sweden
“As a youth novel it works very well.. it would be fun to put this in the hands of a few students and discuss it. There is much to talk about here, both in the details and in the big picture.”
– Dast Magazine, Sweden
In addition, Bokhuset literature blog called Lumikki “the best kick-ass character” alongside Katniss from The Hunger Games!
The Snow White Trilogy comprises As Red as Blood, As White as Snow and As Black as Ebony. Starring a headstrong, haunted and sharp 17-year-old girl named Lumikki Andersson, the series has received praise from numerous international publications including Financial Times and The Guardian, and starred reviews from Publishers Weekly, Kirkus Reviews and Booklist.
See the Snow White Trilogy trailer here.
The official Snow White Trilogy page: snowwhitetrilogy.wordpress.com
RIGHTS SOLD IN 48 TERRITORIES: THE SNOW WHITE TRILOGY
Original publisher: FINLAND, Tammi
ALBANIA, Botime B-Books
ARAB WORLD, Arab Scientific
ARGENTINA, Nuevo Extremo
BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA, BTC Sahinpasic
BRAZIL, Novo Conceito
CATALAN, La Galera
CHINA, Modern Press
FAROE ISLANDS, Bókadeildin
FRANCE, Hachette Livre
GEORGIA, Bakur Sulakauri
INDONESIA, Kompas Gramedia/Bhuana Ilmu Populer
KOREA, Gimm Young
LITHUANIA, Alma Littera
MACEDONIA, Bata Press
MALAYSIA, Buku Fixi
MONTENEGRO, BTC Sahinpasic
SPAIN, La Galera
SWEDEN, Rabén & Sjögren
TAIWAN, Emily Publishing
THAILAND, Nanmee Books
TURKEY, Altin Kitaplar
UK, Hot Key Books
U.S, Amazon Publishing/Skyscape
VIETNAM, Alpha Books
Reading materials: The Snow White Trilogy
English edition of book 1
Full English text of book 2
French edition of book 1
Finnish editions of books 1-3