Exactly ten years ago on June 9th 2009 the Agency was founded by Elina Ahlbäck.
As it was 10 years ago, our mission is to represent the best of Finnish literature, and be the leading Nordic agency to export Finnish authors’ works world-wide – and to ten-fold the literature exports!
We are excited to do a celebration round-up of our recent sales!
A dystopian drama, based on Emmi Itäranta’s novel Memory of Water has received production support. The Production company is Bufo. Read more.
The Ice-Cream Man by Katri Lipson has been sold to Germany to Schenk Verlag. Read more.
Rahva Raamat bought Estonian rights to a nonfiction title The Meaning of Your Life by Frank Martela – rights sold to 6 territories now. Read more.
Euromedia acquired Czech rights to Lotta Sonninen’s hilarious activity book: The Little Book of Bad Moods for Mothers. Read more.
Rahva Raamat has acquired the Estonian rights to The Little Mouse series by Riikka Jäntti. Their 6-book-offer included the upcoming part Little Mouse’s Summer which will be published in 2020.
In Sweden, Hegas has bought rights to the first two books of Magdalena Hai’s hilarious horror series: The Little Shop of Nightmares. Read more.