Among the international treasures of Amazon: Jari Järvelä and Risto Isomäki.
October 09th, 2014
Amazon Crossing announced yesterday 8th of October that it will publish The Girl and the Bomb by Jari Järvelä and Lithium 6 by Risto Isomäki in 2015.

The news coincides with Finland’s participation as guest of honor at the Frankfurt Book Fair, which opened today.

“AmazonCrossing is committed to bringing great authors and stories to a global audience, and our spotlight programs have offered a terrific opportunity to focus attention on a range of works from specific countries, ” said Sarah Jane Gunter, publisher of AmazonCrossing and general manager of international publishing, referring to previous programs showcasing literature from Iceland and Brazil. “Finland’s contribution to the mystery and thriller genre is particularly rich, with stories that appeal to readers the world over. We’re excited and proud to make these books available in English.”

Stilton congratulates Jari Järvelä and Risto Isomäki for the deals that cover world-wide English translation rights.