Splendid reviews and eighth place on Dagens Nyheter’s critic list!
Read the reviews for Jerker Virdborg’s humouristic and suspenseful new novel Mother in couch: “That I come to think of Per Olov Enquist is no coincidence; something has been shaken into place in Virdborg’s text. It has a dry and rational pain that makes it a very special kind of poetry …...
Englund takes Swedish suspense to a new level!
Smashing reviews for Peter Englund’s true crime novel The Sunday Road. “Brilliant story telling!”…“An exquisite read”…“Englund is a superb writer”…“ Englund knows how to turn a dramaturgical grindstone"…“An inspiring and surprising book”…“A fantastic read”… are example quotes from Sweden’s big dailys.Congratulations, Peter Englund, to having conquered a new genre!
Starred, first review of To Cook a Bear in the US!
The US launch of Mikael Niemi’s To cook a bear is on its way! Starred first review in Booklist – hurray! Congratulations Mikael Niemi and Viking/Penguin! “Both the pastor and Jussi are highly empathetic and memorable characters who populate a book that is an example of both superb genre fiction and character-driven...
Happy publication day, Gertrud!
Today is the day when Moa Gammel Ginsburg's wonderful novel Gertrud is available in bookstores and online!
Karin Alvtegen and Stieg Larsson in The New York Times!
The New York Times put together the ultimate guide to Nordic Noir, and two of our prominent authors are included to represent Sweden! The must reads, according to the paper? Alvtegen's Missing and Larsson's The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. Read the article
First print-run of The thirteen-month year sold out in two weeks!
Åsa Linderborg’s polemical and brave literary diary, ‘The thirteen-month year’ is the talk of the town this late summer in Sweden, and opinions are as numerous as its readers. The book is flying off bookstore shelves and topping best seller lists. Over 7000 copies have been sold in two weeks and a re-print...