Books published in 2014

Books published in 2013

Riikka Ala-Harja

Hole
(Reikä)

”The belfry bell strikes twelve. By itself, the belfry is beautiful. If you close one eye and see nothing but the belfry, it looks quite lovely. But the belfry and the church don’t go together. The belfry was built much later; the two buildings, as they say, ‘clash.’ They represent different styles. Together they make a monstrous couple.”

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Books published in 2012

Riikka Pulkkinen

The Book of Strangers
(Vieras)

”One can set foot in a new land. The land will receive her. Yet she remains a stranger as she is a stranger unto herself, as long as she carries within her that voiceless unknown that bears no name.”

A gripping tale of the alienation that we carry within, from the internationally acclaimed breakthrough author.

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Juha Itkonen

Momentary Glow
(Hetken hohtava valo)

Technology keeps advancing and television screens continue growing sharper, but human relationships just keep on getting blurrier.

An encompassing and intimate intergenerational story whose events speak of the shift in Western reality from the late 1950s to the present day – and how that shift has changed us.

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