We are so happy to let you know that the first title in Elina Backman’s Cozy Nordic Crime series – ALL THE KING’S MEN- has now been acquired by a Romanian publisher Lebada Neagra! The series has now 14 publishers + TV rights sold.
ALL THE KING’S MEN
by Elina Backman
The series now has publishers in 14 territories and an international TV series is in development. but are still available in the US, UK, Denmark, Hungary, Turkey, Latvia, France, Bulgaria, Spain etc.
Saana has been fired from her job as a click-bait journalist, so she decides to spend a summer with her aunt in a small-town Hartola. It sounds like a perfect opportunity to take it easy and recover. But when Saana begins to dig into a case of a teenage girl who died 30 years earlier, the peace of the small town is shaken.
Meanwhile in Helsinki a fire-marked body is found at Suomenlinna Sea Fortress, and crime investigator Jan Leino and his team have a new case in their hands. However, the investigation isn’t going anywhere, and Jan fears that the murder at King’s Gate a is just the beginning…
Saana and Jan continue working on their own cases until their paths cross – for more than one reason
Elina Backman is a media & marketing professional living in Helsinki, in an old wooden 1920 house with a family of two kids and a husband. Elina loves books (all sorts), travelling, cycling and is a host of a Book & Wine Club. She is a creative soul with a commercial mind, and her goal is to find readers globally – her dream is a Netflix series based on her novels.
FINLAND: Otava (orig.)
CZECH REPUBLIC: Grada
ITALY: Newton Compton
NORWAY: Cappelen Damm
POLAND: Czarna Owca
ROMANIA: Lebada Neagra
RUSSIA: Mann, Ivanov and Ferber
SLOVAKIA: Arkus Vydavatelstvo
TV: Aurora Studios