AFTONBLADET REVIEWS THE MAESTRO OF ST PETERSBURG (DIRIGENTEN FRÅN ST PETERSBURG)

When the Soviet Union collapsed the country’s assets were sold to a select clique of wily Russians who became incredibly wealthy in the process. The predatory economy that grew out of this included everything from corruption, criminality, kidnappings and murders. One person who has seen the negatives is Paul Leander-Engström and it is his experiences […]

SOFIE SARENBRANT BOOK SIGNING

Sofie Sarenbrant who just released her fourth crime novel, Andra Andningen, will host a book signing at her local book store Äppelvikens bokhandel on the 27th May. You will be able to buy the book at a special price and have a chat with the author. Rsvp: https://www.facebook.com/events/458677460882068/

RIGHTS SOLD: MOSCOW NOIR-TRILOGY TO FINLAND

Rights to Camilla Grebe and Paul Leander-Engström’s series Moscow Noir was sold in a  three-book deal to Gummerus in Finland. The Moscow based trilogy begins with Dirigentent från Sankt Petersburg (The Maestro of Saint Petersburg), set to be published in Sweden on May 22nd.

RIGHTS SOLD: MOSCOW NOIR-TRILOGY TO POLAND

Sonia Draga Publishing acquires Polish rights to Camilla Grebe and Paul Leander-Engström’s entire Moscow Noir trilogy. Sonia became  enchanted by the English sample she read of the first book in the series Dirigenten från Sankt Petersburg (The Maestro of Saint Petersburg) and bought three books in one go.

LINA WOLFF IN MAGAZINE GRANTA

The Swedish edition of Granta has finally launched and it features a brand new story from Lina Wolff. “Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion”, as the story is called, will also appear in the UK edition of Granta.