Pontas attends the Frankfurt Book Fair 25 years in a row

Another year, another Frankfurt Book Fair, and this time, a very special one: Anna Soler-Pont has been attending the fair for 25 years in a row, and counting! Four Pontas agents (Anna Soler-Pont, Marina Penalva, Maria Cardona and Leticia Vila-Sanjuán) were present at the fair, with five days of back to back meetings with editors from every corner of the world. This year

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Helping books to become films

More films than ever around the world are based on books. The answer to this trend is always the same:  it is much more comfortable for a producer or director to be able to go back to the book whenever it is needed, and the dialogue and synergies between literature and cinema are endless. A

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Pontas at the Göteborg Book Fair 2016

Another year and another Göteborg Bokmässan! The Pontas Agency has been, once again, attending the biggest book fair in Sweden, and a fair that every year gathers many authors and publishers from all over the world, as well as having a great focus on Swedish literature. In 2016, Sara Lövestam and Olivier Truc were the Pontas authors present at the

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The film based on ‘The Invisible Guardian’ by Dolores Redondo to be premiered in March 2017

The Baztan Trilogy by Dolores Redondo, a crime series set in the Baztan Valley in Navarra, is one of the most incredible phenomena and the most recent successful crime series to come out in Spanish language, with more than one million copies sold in Spanish language only and translated into more than 34 other languages. It stands out for its “unputdownable” plot, its charismatic

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‘The Winterlings’ by Cristina Sánchez-Andrade takes off internationally

With two English PEN Awards under its belt and Herralde Novel Prize Finalist, Cristina Sánchez-Andrade‘s unsual literary novel Las Inviernas [The Winterlings] is being translated into several languages in 2016. Originally published by Anagrama in 2014, in September 2016 is coming out in German with Thiele Verlag and in English, with Scribe Publications in the United Kingdom and Australia,

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Sean Rabin: the new exciting literary voice from Tasmania

Recently shortlisted for the prominent Readings Prize for New Australian Fiction 2016, Sean Rabin’s debut novel Wood Green was published in Australia in June 2016 among great reviews and success with the award-winning independent publisher Giramondo —with a second edition already on the way! It’s also coming out in the UK at the end of September with the new

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