Into Kustannus Oy is an edgy Finnish publishing company. It was founded in 2007.
Into publishes various kinds of fiction and non-fiction books. Into aims at broadening the literary field in Finland by actively bringing up current topics in culture and society. There are about 70 new titles per year, including awarded or nominated highlights.
Into also publishes Finnish edition of the newspaper Le Monde diplomatique & Novaja Gazeta. It comes out six times a year as a tabloid magazine.
Some of the foreign authors translated and published by us are Naomi Klein, Arne Dahl, Boris Akunin, Ismail Kadare, Arundhati Roy, Tariq Ali, Kyung-sook Shin, Thomas Piketty, Luke Harding, Andy Weir, Denise Rudberg, Ha-Joon Chang, Paul Verhoeven, Artemy Troitsky, Luiz Ruffato, Nicholas Shaxson, Evgeni Vodolazkin, and Mahatma Gandhi.
Into has stood out for its unique profile and its many-sided, innovative publishing program. Many of our books have achieved excellent visibility, receiving awards and nominations. For example, Hanna Nikkanen and working group’s Hyvän sään aikana was awarded the Kanava award for best non-fiction book and nominated for the Tieto-Finlandia award in 2017. Kalle Kniivilä’s Putinin väkeä – Venäjän hiljainen enemmistö (“Putin’s folk: The Quiet Majority of Russia”) won the Kanava award in 2014, and Esa Koivuranta, Kati Pehkonen, Tuija Sorjanen and Annina Vainio’s Marimekko – Suuria kuvioita (“Marimekko – Great patterns”) was nominated for the Tieto-Finlandia award in 2015. Laura Gustafsson’s Huorasatu (“Whore Tale”) was nominated for the Finlandia and the Helsingin Sanomat Literary Prize in 2011.