Press Release: Deals Done
Cappelen Damm To Launch ‘Choc Lit Norway’
Posted at 8:15PM Thursday 13 Oct 2016
Norwegian publisher, Cappelen Damm AS is to launch Choc Lit as a new mass market series in 2017. Cappelen Damm have bought the rights to use the Choc Lit branding and logo in Norway and will launch nine of Choc Lit’s titles in 2017 with role out in to 2018.
Choc Lit’s Managing Director, Lyn Vernham, said, ‘ We are thrilled to see the new launch with Cappelen Damm. This is an important stepping-stone for Choc Lit and it’s going to be exciting to see the brand translate into the Norwegian market. It’s another tick in our expansion box. We’re already distributed globally to the English market but our strategy for the coming years, is to expand the brand to foreign markets. I’m hugely honoured that such a prestigious publishing house has recognised the potential and given us this fabulous opportunity. We’re looking forward to working with Oda and her team.
Oda Skard, Mass Market Division at Cappelen Damm said, ‘We’re delighted to have come to an agreement to launch Choc Lit as a new mass market series in Norway. We love what the team at Choc Lit have created and produced and are so looking forward to working with them and seeing Choc Lit develop in Norway.
Very proud that House of Secrets will be one of the 9 chosen books translated into Norwegian. x