News

Linnea Axelssons Aednan sold to Knopf Doubleday!

14/10/2021

We are very pleased to announce that Knopf Doubleday in the US has purchased World English rights to Linnea Axelsson’s incredible novel-in-verse Aedna…

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THE EMIGRANTS to premiere on Christmas Day

08/10/2021

Fifty years after the original Oscar-nominated films with Liv Ullman and Max von Sydow, acclaimed director Erik Poppe is once more bringing Vilhelm Mo…

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Kerstin Ekman’s BLACKWATER in production as a TV-series for SVT

07/10/2021

Kerstin Ekman’s beloved and highly acclaimed novel BLACKWATER (Händelser vid vatten) is now in production as a six-part TV-series for SVT, planned for…

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Caroline Engvall awarded the Karin Söder scholarship 2021

22/09/2021

Congratulations to our author Caroline Engvall who has been awarded the Karin Söder scholarship! The motivation of the jury goes as follows: ‘Caroline…

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Kerstin Ekman and THE WOLF RUN on Swedish culture tv-programme Babel

22/09/2021

The iconic Kerstin Ekman’s THE WOLF RUN, her first novel in ten years, has been universally lauded by Swedish media and press, and a number 1 bestsell…

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Haugesund Film Festival 2021 – An energizing start to the autumn!

09/09/2021

In the last week of August, the 49th Norwegian International Film Festival descended on the one-time herring-fishing town of Haugesund. I was delighte…

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Rave reviews in for Kerstin Ekman’s THE WOLF RUN

30/08/2021

  ‘In format The Wolf Run is a small novel, less than 200 pages long, and yet it covers most of the prominent themes from Ekman’s writing over the dec…

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Andrzej Tichý nominated to Nordic Council Literature Prize 2021

25/02/2021

  Andrzej Tichý’s PURITY (Renheten, Albert Bonniers förlag) is nominated to the Nordic Council Literature Prize 2021. This is the third time for…

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Donia Saleh nominated to Borås Debutantpris and Katapultpriset 2020

28/01/2021

Bonnier Rights are thrilled to let you know that Donia Saleh is nominated with her YA LEILA to Sweden’s most two prestigious award for debuts, Borås…

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The million-dollar question; How do we pick our authors?

03/12/2020

Perhaps the most commonly asked question in our profession: how do we pick our new clients? On what grounds do we choose the projects we represent? We…

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Lydia Sandgren wins August Prize 2020

03/12/2020

The August Prize, Sweden’s most prestigious literary award, goes to Lydia Sandgren for her novel COLLECTED WORKS in the category best fiction 2020! We…

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FakeFurt 2020: What have we learned?

28/10/2020

Late October. So here we are once again after a busy Gothenburg and Frankfurt Fair. Rapid 30-minute meetings with editors who looked slightly more rag…

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Håkan Nesser wins Honorary Award at Crimetime 2020

24/09/2020

’Sweden’s King of Crime’ Håkan Nesser wins the Honorary Award at Crimetime, Gothenburg Book Fair 2020. Håkan Nesser is awarded the Crimetime Award in…

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An Autumn of Virtual Meetings

02/09/2020

So, it’s September and we have a very special autumn ahead of us. My colleagues and I are now all back from our holidays and though we still only work…

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What brings us together?

03/07/2020

Summer is here, the sun is mostly shining and the holidays are around the corner. We are leaving behind a hectic period which has seen us setting up o…

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Slowing down for summer

26/06/2020

Four months after the dreaded c-word unfolded and we are now looking forward to enjoying a long summer break, albeit with continued social distancing….

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June – a time for hope and renewal in the agenting world

12/06/2020

This time of year is really something special. In Sweden, we call it “mellan hägg och syrén”, the magical time of early summer between the blooming of…

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Agenting in the time of social distancing – can it be done?

20/05/2020

Hello from our home offices! Bonnier Rights Sweden is currently in our 11th week working from home, and it doesn’t look as if we’ll be seeing our much…

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World Book Day 2020: What book changed your life?

23/04/2020

Some of our authors answered the question for the World Book Day 2020 and shared their most precious reading experiences with us.   Patrik Svenss…

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Patrik Svensson

International praise for The Gospel of Eels

13/02/2020

“An account of the mysterious life of eels that also serves as a meditation on consciousness, faith, time, light and darkness, and life and death… […

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SPOTIFY UNTOLD green lit for Netflix Originals

12/12/2019

We are so so pleased to announce that the limited tv-series based on SPOTIFY UNTOLD has been picked up by Netflix as a Netflix Original series! Yellow…

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Mari Jungstedt

Mari Jungstedt directly to #1 on bestseller list

09/07/2019

Mari Jungstedt’s 15th book in the Gotland series, I SEE YOU, was published by Albert Bonniers Förlag on the 4th of June, 2019, and went straight up to…

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Linnea Axelsson wins Norrlands Litteraturpris 2019

09/07/2019

Linnea Axelsson’s powerful verse novel Aednan wins Norrlands Litteraturpris (Norrland’s Literature Award) for Fiction. The book has previously won the…

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Patrik Svensson’s The Gospel of Eels sells to 32 territories

03/07/2019

Patrik Svensson’s The Gospel of Eels, called the ‘book of the fair’ at the London Book Fair this spring, has now been sold to 32 territories. The Gosp…

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Spotify Untold sold to Japan, Korea and Czech Republic

03/07/2019

 The riveting non-fiction title SPOTIFY UNTOLD by tech journalists Sven Carlsson & Jonas Leijonhufvud has recently been sold to Diamond Inc in Jap…

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Recent rights sales

October 2021

Whole Lotta Mittens

Denmark
Finland
Norway

October 2021

Carpentry at Home

Norway

October 2021

Afraid of the Dark

Norway

October 2021

In the Failing Light

Norway

October 2021

The Christmas Jumper

Estonian
Italian

September 2021

The Mushroom Cookbook

Denmark
Germany

September 2021

Green Cleaning

Norway
Finland

September 2021

Rumour Has It

Finland

September 2021

The Wolf Run

Estonia
Finland
Norway