Are you interested in buying fiction titles?  Fancy getting ahead of the game?  Translation rights to Septology by Jon Fosse, not published until October 2019, have already been sold in 6 languages around the world.  So, if you too are interested in buying rights to this title – described as a ‘masterwork’ – quickly register as a rights buyer for free and make an offer!

We also have 3 other fabulous novels as our ‘Books of the Month’ – originally published in Finnish, Swedish and Arabic – which all have rights still available.  Discover a range of titles from different markets, and introduce readers to new voices!




by Jon Fosse

Winje Agency

With Septology, Fosse has written a masterwork. Upon finishing it, one feels one has witnessed a monumental event. According to one foreign publisher the publication will be a literary sensation.

Oct. 2019 520 pp. | Orig Lang: Norwegian

ISBN: 9788252196177

Rights sold in Danish, German, Dutch, Spanish, Swedish and English


(Never) Going Back(Never) Going Back

by Satu Vasantola


Employing masterful strokes, Satu Vasantola draws compelling portraits of today’s broken families and recent rural generations’ struggle to survive. The narrative of an immigrant family reframes a Finnish family’s story, canvassing it against not only a local but a universal background.

Apr. 2018 381 pp. | Orig Lang: Finnish

ISBN: 9789513198930

World rights available


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by C T Karlsson

Great Little Britain / Bokförlaget SOL

Maj Carrén finds herself sitting at her kitchen table one bleak October morning. Self-pity, lethargy and the end of the world as we know it is occupying most of her mind. Iréne is Maj’s neighbour and utterly determined to not let her perish with grief.

Jul. 2018 237 pp. | Orig Lang: Swedish

ISBN: 9789188611215

World rights available


Once Upon a Time in Berlinحدث في برلين Once Upon a Time In Berlin

by Hisham Kheshen

Al Dar Al Masriah Al Lubnaniah

Five women’s lives are entangled in this story that has the reader travel from, to and through Berlin passing by Italy, Switzerland, Chile & Egypt. Their journey recounted through their voices spans from Nazi Germany through the fall of the Berlin Wall.

May 2018 232 pp. | Orig Lang: Arabic

ISBN: 9789772937516

World rights available


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