MHAbooks has renewed the paperback rights for another 5 years with Romanian Publisher, Nemira. The first Sven Hassel novel published in Romania was GESTAPO back in 1973. Since then, Romania has proven an important market for the Series, selling millions of copies and making Sven Hassel one of the best-selling authors in that country.
The Italian Sven Hassel MONTE CASSINO novel, "Gli Sporchi Dannati Di Cassino," sold 439 copies on the Online Retail Giant, Amazon.it, on April 16th. The novel had been pre-selected by Amazon for a one-day special offer, selling the epub for a reduced price. Whether this high number is due to the current Pandemic and consequent...Continue reading
In 1971, Danish Poet Olaf Gynt, sent Sven Hassel the following poem, meant as an ode to Hassel’s narrative work portraying the years during the War. Originally written in the Danish language and translated byt Hassel’s family to English. A Poet’s salute to our greatest portrayer of the darkest years of Europe. Sven Hassel raises...Continue reading
By that year, Hassel had published six novels in the French language. His first novel was published in France in 1957. His success continued over the years, not just in France, and he has now sold over 25 million copies world wide. His series of 14 novels are available for purchase in French as eBooks...
In collaboration with Johan Jernhed, the illustrator of the book, MHAbooks has launched a new comic book series of LEGION OF THE DAMNED. The first in the series, BOOK ONE, is currently on sale at Amazon, Kobo and iTunes as an ebook and POD, Print On Demand. The book is a close adaptation to the...Continue reading
The publishing giant Rizzoli/Mondadori renewed the Italian rights of the Sven Hassel printed novels for an added 5 years. Hassel is a very well-known best-selling writer in Italy and has been named “Author of the Year” several times in the past.
The Scandinavian media group EGMONT has purchased the rights to the Sven Hassel Series in all languages in audio format. Those not already released, are currently in production and will be available within the next year. Audio books are becoming more and more popular worldwide. We have seen great success with the current catalogue of...Continue reading
Sven Hassel’s fourteen WWII novels are being relaunched in the French language as paperbacks (livres brochés) via Amazon’s Print On Demand channel. They are retailed at € 14 and are available for customers demanding print editions. The following French titles are currently on the market: La Légion des Damnés, Les Panzers de la Mort, Camarades...Continue reading
The Sven Hassel novels have been chosen several times by the Amazon Kindle Book Promotion of the Month due to popularity and great sales numbers. Coming up shortly, at the end of April, the French title of La Légion des Damnés will be included in this promotion and will be on sale at a very...Continue reading
Eight of the 14-series Sven Hassel titles have been translated into the German language for the first time. The remaining are in production. The first few translations are undergoing a second rigorous proof-reading thanks to Brolancon Language Services to ensure that Hassel’s genuine voice and style is carried through to the German language. The books...Continue reading