xmas agents

„The rooms were very still while the pages were softly turned and the winter sunshine crept in

to touch the bright heads and serious faces with a Christmas greeting.“ –Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

From all of us to all of you, thank you for a remarkable 2021, and our best wishes for the year to come! Stay healthy!

Warm greetings from

Gudrun, Günther, Viktor and Margot

The Agency will be closed for Christmas from 20 December – 7 January 

Teige Exciting times

We are thrilled (quite literally!) by Norwegian success author Trude Teige! In addition to the four already published crime novels about journalist Kajsa Coren, Aufbau Verlag (Germany) has bought two more titles to continue the series.

AND now airing on Discovery+ Norway: the brand new series based on the book PÅ ÅSTEDET by Trude Teige and forensic expert Eva B. Ragde. Exciting times!

New deals

We’re delighted about the very positive feedback to our rights catalogue and fall titles this year!
And of course we’re equally delighted to announce the first deals of the season:
Karla Letterman’s HÄKEL-HENRI sold to dtv!
Maria Frensborg’s GRACE sold to Arche (Switzerland/Germany) and Stortebeeker (NL)!
Several of Piper’s wonderful titles about strong women sold to Bazar (FIN) and Gutkind (Dk)!

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The weeks surrounding Frankfurt Book Fair are always busy times, and we’ve learnt to appreciate the video-calls and digital meetings with colleagues from all over the world … And still – we’re SO EXCITED to go to Frankfurt for one day this week and hopefully we’ll see some of you there!

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The success story of Lars Mytting’s bestselling trilogy of THE SISTER BELLS continues: Part 2 has been on the besteller list in Norway since publication and is now out in Denmark.

Thanks and congratulations for your great edition, Cicero/Gyldendal!

See Hot Titles for more information about this epic tale of a Norwegian family and their fate over generations.
The series is so far being published in 16 languages – don’t hesitate to contact us about rights!

Hanika to NL

Dutch translation rights for Susanne Hanikas successful cozy crime series sold to De Fontein!

Sofia inherits a place on the idyllic Bavarian camping lot at Hirschgrund. Escaping a cheating husband and the stressful life in the city, she soon finds that all is not peace and quiet in this picturesque scenery of lush nature and crispy clear air…

A charming and enterntaining read with the right mix of excitement and humour!
Further rights available.

We are just thrilled to be travelling to a real life literary event in Scandinavia after a looong break!
Stockholms Bokhelg is a free literature festival, combining many interesting events all over Stockholm August 26-29.

If you’re around, come by to (re)connect and join bestselling author Fredrik Sjöberg and agent Gudrun Hebel in their talk about nature writing as a literary trend and the cooperation of authors and international agents at the Goethe-Institut Stockholm, Aug 28th 2021 at 3 pm!

 

Lorenz Lovis 1 & 2

Der „Südtiroler Columbo“ (Martin Kubin, ORF), Privatdetektiv und Bauer wider Willen in Brixen, kommt nicht zur Ruhe!
Ein dritter Fall erscheint im Frühjahr 2022 bei Servus (Benevento), und schon jetzt können sich alle Fans darüber freuen, dass Autorin Heidi Troi und der Verlag nun auch einen Vertrag für den vierten Brixen-Krimi abgeschlossen haben. Wir sind gespannt!