Fri, 28/09/2012 - 14:44
Publit, a Swedish-based e-book service, is to launch an English-language version of its website this week as a prelude to the roll-out of the full operation internationally from 2013.
In Sweden it has deals with more than 200 publishers and authors, including Bonnier and Harlequin, which are both signed up to its “direct-to-...
Tue, 06/12/2011 - 07:30
Hodder imprint Two Roads has acquired a debut historical novel, The Stockholm Octavo, set in 18th-century Sweden.
Publisher Lisa Highton bought British Commonwealth rights to the novel by Karen Engelmann from Caspian Dennis of Abner Stein, acting on behalf of Amy Williams of McCormick & Williams. Two Roads plans to...
Tue, 20/09/2011 - 14:52
Maria Curman is to leave her post as chief executive of Swedish publisher Bonnier Books at the end of 2011 after 10 years.
Curman has been the architect of Bonnier's international expansion including its significant push into the UK market. She will be succeeded by two executives; Hartmut Jedicke, chief executive of Bonnier's...
Tue, 19/05/2009 - 08:04
Relatives of Stieg Larsson, the bestselling Swedish novelist, are locked in a bitter dispute over an inheritance worth millions and a laptop computer, reports the Times. The laptop is reported to contain a 200-page manuscript of an unfinished sequel to the bestselling Millennium trilogy.
According to the Times, the...
Fri, 12/09/2008 - 07:20
Bonnier Publishing, part of the Swedish Bonnier Group, has acquired the independent children's press Templar Publishing. Bonnier said that the deal would strengthen and broaden its business, which comprises publishing companies in the US, Australia, New Zealand, England and France. The amount paid was not divulged.
Tue, 01/07/2008 - 07:11
The Danish online bookselling market is set for a shake-up following the arrival of the feisty Swedish etailer Adlibris. The Danish site recently went live with 2.5m titles "in stock", and follows the company's expansion into Norway and Finland, having opened in its native Sweden in 1997. It now boasts that it is Scandinavia's...
Wed, 09/01/2008 - 13:42
After nearly 20 years as one of Scandinavia's leading literary agents Bengt Nordin has sold his Stockholm-based Bengt Nordin Agency to Hanserik Tönnheim and Joakim Hansson who jointly own the Loud Literary Agency that they founded in 2005.
The deal, whose terms were not disclosed, was originally announced in the autumn but has...
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