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Latest sales roundup

Feb 14, 2020

2020 is off to a good start, lots of books are moving on out into the world. Here’s a roundup off the latest deals.

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The Ice to Pushkin Press

Jan 21, 2020

The UK rights to John Kåre Raake’s thriller The Ice has been acquired by the renowned British publisher Pushkin Press. – The Ice is a brilliantly paced and plotted thriller — taut, claustrophobic, and all played out in the freezing darkness of the North Pole. I can’t wait for Pushkin Vertigo to publish it in English, says the editor Daniel Seton.


Green Joy to the World

Jan 9, 2020

Anders Røyneberg’s book GREEN JOY is set to travel out into the world. The estemeed publishing house Quadrille has bought World English rights and will publish it in the UK. In Australia it will be published by Hardie Grant.

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Ingrid Winter to the movies

Dec 12, 2019

The first book about Ingrid Winter written by Janne Stigen Drangsholt is going to become a movie.
The Marvelous Misadventures of Ingrid Winter will be produced by the Norwegian production company Chezville.

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Latest sales roundup

Nov 20, 2019

Lots of books has been sold this fall. Here’s an update.

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Sold to Sweden and Finland

Nov 8, 2019

Linka Neumann’s highly successful first book Wilderness Sweaters is sold to be published both in Sweden and Finland.

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Nominated for the Booksellers Prize

Nov 5, 2019

The nominations for the Booksellers Prize are here, and a huge congratulations to Agnes Ravatn for being nominated for the brilliant SEVEN DOORS. The winner will be decided by a vote among the Booksellers and announced 19 November.


Nominated as best non-fiction book

Oct 31, 2019

A huge congratulation to Nilas Johnsen who has been nominated to the prestigous Brage prize for the best Norwegain non-fiction book of 2019. His book Erdogan. The making of Turkey’s strongman is one of four nominees to the prize which will be awarded on November 21.

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Camara Lundestad Joof

Oct 8, 2019

We are proud to welcome Camara Lundestad Joof to Northern Stories – and excited to travel to Frankfurt on Monday to present her her important book I talk about it all the time.

Recent sales



Agnes Ravatn: SEVEN DOORS

Sold to Orenda Books, World English

Anders Bortne: Sleepless

Sold to Mairisch Verlag, Germany

John Kåre Raake: The Ice

Sold to Pushkin Press, UK

Thomas Reinertsen Berg: Theater of the World

Sold to Seidosha, Japan

Anders Røyneberg: Green Joy

World English rights sold to Quadrille


John Kåre Raake: The Ice

Sold to Simbol, Catalonia

Halldor Armand: Again and again

Sold to Beta, The Czech Republic

Jørgen Jæger: The Almighty

Sold to Lind & Co, Sweden

Espen Ytreberg: Cape Heartstone

Sold to Paulsen, Russia

Linn Skåber: Being Young

Sold to Urban Reads, Serbia

Anders Røyneberg: Green Joy

Sold to Mann Ivanov Ferber, Russia

Agnes Ravatn: Seven Doors

Sold to btb, Germany

Anders Bortne: Sleepless

Sold to Volt, The Netherlands

Agnes Ravatn: The Bird Tribunal

Sold to Terikum, Hungary

Gunnar Garfors: Ingenstads

Sold to Cser, Hungary

Linka Neumann: Villmarksgensere

Sold to Südwest, Germany
Sold to WSOY, Finland
Sold to Lind & Co, Sweden