Books

Rose on poissa (Rose is gone)

2018
A wild and lyrical epistolary novel about love, unfulfilled dreams and finding your roots by award-winning writer Katja Kettu

Piippuhylly (Pipe Collector)

2013
By the lone shores of the Arctic Ocean, man’s sole companion is his imagination.

Surujenkerääjä (The Sorrow Collector)

2005
A debut novel that is a delightfully skewed take on a young woman’s efforts to correct the wrongdoings of history and restore her family’s tarnished honour.

Hitsaaja (The Welder)

2016
Katja Kettu’s narration gushes up from the cavities of soul and earth, from the places where God does not see.

Fintiaanien mailla (In the Land of the Finndians)

2016
In the Land of the Finndians is a unique collaboration of Katja Kettu, a best-selling author, Meeri Koutaniemi, a top photographer, and Maria Seppälä, a seasoned documentary filmmaker.

Kätilö (The Midwife)

2011
The Midwife has become a literary phenomenon, topping the bestseller charts for years. The novel has sold over 100.000 copies in Finland alone.

Yöperhonen (Hawk Moth)

2015
Hawk Moth is a universal tale of tenancity and survival.

International Publications

Vietnamese (Women’s Publishing)

Turkish (Tekin Yayinevi)

Swedish (Albert Bonniers)

Spanish (Alfaguara)

Polish (Swiat Ksiqzki)

Norwegian (Pax)

Lithuanian (Alma Littera)

Latvian (Dienas Gramata)

Italian (Salani)

Icelandic (Forlagid)

Hungarian (Gondolat)

Greek (Kalendis)

German (Galiani)

French (Actes Sud)

Estonian (Koolibri)

English (Amazon Crossing)

Dutch (De Arbeiderspers)

Danish (Art People)

Czech (Argo)