Wow, what a past few months this has been!
The jury of Finland’s biggest book prize, the Fiction and Juvenile Finlandia awards has nominated four of Rights & Brands’ represented books and authors – Zoo by Kaj Korkea-aho and Ted Forsström, A Whale Named Goliath by Cristina Sandu, Mauri Kunnas for his illustrated book on the history of Finland and You are Superloved by Ninka Reittu. The winners will be announced on November 29th.
Linda Bondestam and the late Ulf Stark won the Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize for their book Animals Nobody Has Seen Except Us and Wilder, Worse, Smilodon by Minna Lindenberg and Jenny Lucander was nominated in the same category.
On top of this, Rosabel by Linda Bondestam and Malin Kivelä has been shortlisted for the Runeberg Prize.