Original title: Rautakolmio Published: 2013 Publisher: Tammi
Class: Crime Pages: 352 Format: 134 x 213 mm Binding: Hardcover Rights sold: German
An intense drama set in the Finnish archipelago. Two bodies, a dead socialite, ghosts from the past, and a woman beaten to within an inch of her life. And Maria Kallio playing summer vacation widow with a handsome local cop. Mari Kallio’s Special Crimes Unit is assigned to solve the mystery of two corpses wrapped in plastic found on the shore of tiny Brändö Island.
Original title: Kuusi kohtausta sadusta Published: 2014 August Publisher: Tammi
Class: Fiction Pages: 280 Format: 134 x 213 mm Binding: Hardcover
Director Heikki Sirviö is writing a play about the widely respected but polarizing visual artist Satu Savinainen, who is known for starring in her own installations and performances.While sometimes difficult to understand, she doesn’t leave anyone cold. What is motivating Sirviö to tell Satu’s story? Satu is enthusiastic about the play at first, but begins to get second thoughts as the production moves ahead. By opening night, she has disappeared.
Original title: Jään lumo Writers: Leena Lehtolainen, Elina Paasonen and Kaisa Viitanen Published: 2016 Publisher: Tammi
Class: Non-Fiction, Pages: 200 Format: 134 x 213 mm Binding: Hardcover
Figure skating is one of the most beautiful and demanding sports in the world. The Charm of Ice consists of seven interwoven stories and each section has its own timeless theme, such as ice, justice, pain and gaze. The book’s narrative style resembles rather a short story or sports journalism. World’s leading figure skaters, names such as Kiira Korpi, Laura Lepistö, Mao Asada, Carolina Kostner, Yevgeni Plushenko, and Brian Joubert have been interviewed for the book.
Original title: Tiikerinsilmä Published: 2016 Publisher: Tammi Class: Thriller Pages: 350 Format: 134 x 213 mm Binding: Hardcover Sample translations: English
When the 92-year-old textile industry magnate Lovisa Johnson offers Hilja a job as her bodyguard she does not hesitate. The business woman lives in a mansion that’s rumored to be haunted, after all. Johnson is childless, but her grand nephews and nieces – a doctor, an oil industry lobbyist, a security guard, and a clairvoyant – are eager for their cut of the inheritance. A combination of a mansion mystery and the fast-paced thriller, the novel is an anticipated new entry in the series.