Green Joy from @articgardener

Sep 23, 2019

We are proud to welcome Anders and his wonderful book Green Joy to Northern Stories!


We are the Londoners

Sep 13, 2019

We are proud to welcome Nazneen Khan-Østrem and her brilliant book “We are the Londoners – among gangsters, rabbis, oligarchs, rebels and other children of the British empire” to Northern Stories.

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Wilderness Sweaters

Sep 11, 2019

We are so happy to start working with Linka Neumann and her fantastic book Wilderness Sweaters!

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Janne Stigen Drangsholt receives Culture Prize

Sep 6, 2019

Janne Stigen Drangsholt has been awarded the Stavanger Aftenblad Cultural Award of 2019.

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The Summer of 19, an update

Sep 2, 2019

The summer is over, and autumn is here. But although we have been on vacation, deals have ticked in. Here’s an update on the recent ones.


Great reception for Middle Class Hero

Aug 20, 2019

Jens M. Johansson’s new novel Middle Class Hero has gotten fantastic reviews on it’s release last week.

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New bestseller from Jæger

Jun 26, 2019

Jørgen Jæger’s new book The Judas Fix went straight into the second place at the Bestseller list. His books sell incredible well – last year he sold 130 000 books in Norway.

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Welcome Jens!

Jun 14, 2019

We are proud to welcome Jens M. Johansson to Northern Stories. He is one of his generation’s most praised voices, with awards and great reviews to his name. He’s sharp and funny, kind and direct – a man you want to have with you both in a wedding and in a funeral. Read his books and you’ll understand what we’re talking about.


The Bird Tribunal - still flying

May 29, 2019

Agnes Ravatn’s novel The Bird Tribunal is sold to Mima Förlag in Sweden, making it the 13th country where it will be published.

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Northern Stories in Cannes

May 29, 2019

The 72nd Cannes Film Festival took place last week and we where there to meet international producers.


World English rights deal for Sleepless

May 24, 2019

The Bookseller: Sandstone Press has bought World English rights to Anders Bortne’s Sleepless. And it is also just sold in Denmark to Gads Forlag.

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The Ice to become tv-series

May 6, 2019

After a fierce international competition for the rights to John Kåre Raake’s thriller The Ice, Nordisk Film Production gets the job of creating a lavish, international TV series with Tomb Raider director Roar Uthaug at the helm.

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Sørlandets litteraturpris to Tore Kvæven

Apr 29, 2019

Tore Kvæven has won another literary award, this time for best novel from the South of Norway.

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Books 2019 - our new catalogue

Mar 5, 2019

We are ready for Spring. And for that we have our new catalogue ready. Please have a look and tell us what you think!

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Torolf Kroglund's The Last Eel sold to Germany

Feb 18, 2019

The fascinating story about the eels and it’s fight for survival is brilliantly captured in Torolf Kroglund’s The Last Eel. Now it’s German translation rights are sold to Edel Books in Germany. The publisher is based in Hamburg, the “eel-capitol” of Germany.

Traitor's guide to North Korea

"The Traitor's Guide" sold to Germany

Dec 12, 2018

Morten Traavik’s The Traitor’s Guide to North Korea has been sold in an hefty auction to Suhrkamp in Germany.