Dreams of 100 Years – Fairytales for Adults

Dreams of 100 Years

  Fairytales were not necessarily for children in the old days either and nowadays numerous retellings make them adult fantasies again. Juri Nummelin has put together 13 short stories or fairytales by different Finnish authors with quite different styles. One thing is sure though, these tales are grim enough to please the original Grimm brothers […]

FinLit Year 2017 – Reading List for the Anniversary of Finland

  Year 2017 is a big anniversary for Finland: the country reaches 100 years of independence. The whole year will be filled with events celebrating the anniversary. To mark this special year, I decided to dive into Finnish literature, as I normally read more international authors. I will present 100 Finnish novels in this blog […]