Dr. Tuula Karjalainen is a Finnish art historian and non-fiction writer who has previously worked as a director of the Helsinki Art Museum and the Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma in Helsinki. As the author of Tove Jansson’s biography, Tuula Karjalainen has become an expert not only on Jansson’s works but also on her several decades of personal correspondence and journals.
2013, General Nonfiction, Memories & Biographies
- 06.05.2020 Tove Jansson biography WORK AND LOVE sold to Denmark
- 05.01.2018 Happy New Year: January’s non-fiction news
- 01.10.2015 Korean rights to Tuula Karjalainen’s Tove Jansson biography sold to Munhakdongne!
- 08.08.2014 Tove Jansson’s 100th anniversary celebrated on August 9th
- 13.03.2014 Publication dates set in 10 countries for Tuula Karjalainen’s Tove Jansson biography
- 30.01.2014 Tuula Karjalainen’s Tove Jansson biography to be published in 10 territories
- 21.01.2014 Prestigious Lauri Jäntti Prize to Tuula Karjalainen for her Tove Jansson biography
- 07.10.2013 German rights to The Life and Art of Tove Jansson sold to Verlag Urachhaus
- 17.09.2013 Norwegian rights to The Life and Art of Tove Jansson sold to Heinesen Forlag!
- 09.09.2013 Penguin buys World English rights to The Life and Art of Tove Jansson!
- 02.07.2013 The Life and Art of Tove Jansson sold in Japan, Sweden and Finland!