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Hedda Award to Camara for Best Stage Text

Jun 20, 2022

We’re thrilled to announce that author and playwright Camara Lundstad Joof has received the prestigious Hedda Award for her play They Must Birth to Us or Fuck Us to Love Us – for Best Stage Text. It was also nominated as Production of the Year.

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Linn Skåber’s BEING YOUNG wins prestigious Reumert Award in Denmark

Jun 14, 2022

Congratulations to Linn Skåber and Denmark’s Teater V – their performance of BEING YOUNG (Til ungdommen) was announced as the winner of this year’s Reumert Award for best children’s/youth theatre!

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NORLA’s Selected Titles: Spring 2022

Mar 23, 2022

Each spring and fall, NORLA chooses a selection of Norwegian books of current interest for book fairs and literary events.

We’re thrilled that TWO of our authors have been selected to the list for Spring 2022: Therese Tungen’s “TURN AROUND” and Thomas Reinertsen Berg’s “TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH

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Siri Helle launches in the UK

Mar 18, 2022

Handmade by Siri Halle has been published this week to much acclaim in the media. The subtitle Learning the Art of Chainsaw Mindfulness has understandably caused a stir.

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"I promise. I’ll give you Edvin, as he was. But first I have to tell you about the end."

Feb 14, 2022

Therese Tungen’s latest book, Turn Around was launched last week.

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Great reviews for Frobenius

Aug 24, 2021

Nikolaj Frobenius’ psychological thriller SWAN SONG was recently published the reception has been outstanding. Have a look at what the critics are saying.

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Jæger ut i verden

Mar 26, 2021

Han har lenge vært en av Norges mest populære krimforfattere. Nå får Jørgen Jæger lesere også i en rekke nye land.

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NORLA's selected spring titles

Mar 24, 2021

NORLA has again selected their prioritized titles in Norway for this spring. Eight titles within Norwegian fiction, non-fiction and children’s and YA. We are proud to say that two of the chosen titles are from Northern Stories.

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Recent sales

Mar 16, 2021

Although the World is not at its best at the moment, the business has to go on. And luckily it does. Here is an update on recent sales.

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Meet our co-agents in Turkey

Feb 24, 2021

Kalem Agency is a literary agency founded in Istanbul, Turkey, and is one of those who builds bridges between books and languages. They represent numerous renowned Turkish authors, and work as co-agents for foreign publishers and literary agencies They also organize ITEF, an international literary festival and a fellowship programme every year.

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Meet Vincent our co-agent in Taiwan and China

Feb 24, 2021

BIG APPLE AGENCY celebrated its 33rd anniversary in 2020. They work with translation rights into Mainland China and into Taiwan and Hong Kong. We’ve asked Vincent to tell us a little more about these markets, and where to travel when we get the possibility again.

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Meet Jitka, our co-agent in Prague

Feb 15, 2021

Jitka Nemeckova is working with our books in three Countries: The Czech Republic, Slovakia and Slovenia. In this interview you can read more about her and her markets. And get ideas on cites to visit when in Prague. She also shares the recipe for the traditional Christmas pastry Vánočka. If you manage this, you can consider yourself a real baker!

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Meet our co-agents in Budapest

Feb 5, 2021

To be a successful agency you need to cooperate with the right people. And we are so lucky to be cooperating with a lot of extremely professional co-agents around the world, so it’s about time you get to meet them! First out is Judit Herman, who is in charge of Andrew Nurnberg Literary Agency Budapest, and who handles our rights in Hungary and Croatia.

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Brage to Thomas Horne

Nov 24, 2020

The prestigious Brage-prize has been awarded to Thomas Horne’s The Big Guide to Climate-Friendly Living . A huge congratulations to Thomas!


Welcome Nikolaj!

Nov 16, 2020

We are happy and proud to welcome Nikolaj Frobenius to Northern Stories, an international acclaimed novelist and screenwriter. His books has been translated into numerous languages and he has since his international literary breakthrough in 1996 received lots of international awards.

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Olivia Lasky

Oct 4, 2021

Olivia Lasky will start working as our Royalty- and Contract manager. She is currently working as Global Paid Social Media Lead at Precis Digital.