‘Wonderful Feels Like This’ by Swedish rising star Sara Lövestam out in English worldwide

Since March 7th 2017, Sara Lövestam‘s novel Hjärta av jazz is available in English worldwide with the title Wonderful Feels Like This, out with two great publishing houses: Flatiron Books in North America, and Allen & Unwin in the rest of the world. A bestseller in Sweden, published by Piratförlaget, this novel has already been published in Spanish

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2016: another year full of awards!

Another year comes to an end, and we couldn’t be prouder of the authors we represent, with many of them having been longlisted, shortlisted and winners of important awards all over the world. These awards are a recognition to the great talent of the authors that we work for. The Pontas Agency has been representing international literature

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2015: a year full of awards!

2015 is about to come to an end, and we couldn’t be prouder of our authors! Many great novels have been published within the year, and also many have been longlisted, shortlisted and won prizes worldwide. Here’s a small summary of the year: THE FISHERMEN by Nigerian author Chigozie Obioma has had an outstanding 2015, having

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Pontas authors have worldwide encounters

An agency in some ways is similar to a publishing house in which a ‘family’ of authors converges and interlinks, where interesting conversations between writers from different origins, cultures, languages and generations may take place. At the Pontas Agency, we really enjoy these connections: some are spontaneous, others we arrange to happen ─and most of the time they meet at

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Pontas at Goteborg Book Fair 2015

This year Milena Busquets, Sara Lövestam and new Pontas author Carmen Bugan were presenting their books to large audiences at the Goteborg Bokmässan. Marc de Gouvenain and Marina Penalva were there to accompany them and to meet with international editors at the busy Rights Centre. They also met with new Pontas author Lisa Hågensen, whose

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