Summer vacation! What a lovely time to go on an adventure! Is there an unexplored island in a nearby lake which you would like to explore a bit? Or maybe you would like to visit another country? Meet new people, taste new foods. Or maybe you are planning a road trip across the country with your friends?…
In May, the nature is starting to wake up after winter: birds are singing, there’s buds on trees, grass is growing. Because everything is going greener and greener we decided to make a green theme for May and make a collage of Nordic YA books published in Finland which have green covers.
Three Finnish books chosen by Päivi Heikkilä-Halttunen with current subjects!
Check out all the new releases in Finland this spring!
Finnish book blog community has given their Blogistania awards in four different categories: Blogistania Finlandia, Blogistania Globalia, Blogistania Kuopus and Blogistania Tieto.
Finnish children’s and youth books XV has been published!
Two different worlds and first love. Et kävele yksin by Juuli Niemi is one of the nominees for Finland’s Finlandia Junior award.
It’s hard to find your own identity and even harder to get others to approve who you really are. Kesän jälkeen kaikki on toisin by Siri Kolu is one of the nominees for Finland’s Finlandia Junior award.
Check out alle the new releases in Finland this autumn! There really is something for everyone here.
Nadja Sumanen‘s Rambo has been warmly received in many areas. Last summer it won a juvenile novel competition held by Otava publishing, it has been made as a play for the Finnish national theater and above all, it won the Finlandia Junior award in 2015.