Mads Peder Nordbo is Danish but has lived in Nuuk, Greenland for several years. He was born in 1970 and hold degrees in Literature, Communications and Philosophy from The University of Southern Denmark and the University of Stockholm.

Mads has lived in Denmark, Sweden, Germany and Greenland.UK Forside

He works in communications at the Town Hall in Nuuk, where he amongst other things, writes for the mayor of the municipality, Kommuneqarfik Sermersooq, which stretches across the Greenland ice sheet. Through his work Mads has access to information about everything from social conditions to the political situation in the small Arctic community.

Mads Peder Nordbo has published four novels so fare: ‘Odins labyrint’, ‘Thuleselskabet’ and ‘Gudspartiklen’. In English ‘Odin’s labyrinth’, ‘The Thule Society’ and ‘The God Particle’.

In April 2017 ‘The girl without skin’ was released in Danish.

Read more about THE GIRL WITHOUT SKIN>>

Foreign Rights so far sold to: Norway (Gyldendal), Czech Republic (Dobrovsky), Italy (Einaudi), Iceland (Bjartur), Finland (Like), Sweden (Albert Bonniers), Germany (Fischer Verlag), The Netherlands (Ambo Anthos), Lithuania (Baltos Lankos), Slovakia (Ikar), Spain (Planeta), Poland (Burda Media), France (Actes Sud), Portugal (Planetas), Estonia (Varrak) and Australia/New Zealand (Text Publishing – World English Rights).


Sofie Voller
Head of Foreign Rights
Direct phone: +45 3347 0793
Mobile: +45 5131 1811

Rudi Urban Rasmussen
Literary Agent
Direct phone: +45 33470782
Mobile: +45 20893188

Politiken Literary Agency
JP/Politikens Hus A/S
Raadhuspladsen 37
DK1785 Copenhagen V
Phone: +45 33470707


Politiken Literary Agency is part of JP/Politiken Publishers, one of the largest Danish publishing houses of trade books and the home of Politikens Forlag, Jyllands-Postens Forlag, and Ekstra Bladets Forlag. The publication line includes fiction, children’s books, non-fiction, current affairs, documentary and travel guides. The publishing house also runs a fullstore bookshop in Copenhagen. The company is owned by one of the largest Danish media-houses, JP/Politiken Newspapers Ltd., with three leading newspapers, local newspapers, book publishers, television production and digital activities.

Politikens Forlag PR & Social Media:

Telefon: +45 33 47 07 02

Mail: vicki.b.meinertz@jppol.dk

Order a long sample translation in English by Politikens Agency: sofie.voller@jppol.dk

Read more about THE GIRL WITHOUT SKIN>>


Skriv et svar

Din e-mailadresse vil ikke blive offentliggjort. Krævede felter er markeret med *