Karisto Publishers has been an active company in Finnish publishing since 1900. As a general line publisher with an output of over 100 new titles per year, we produce a wide range of literature by Finnish authors as well as translated titles, both for adults and young readers.


The hallmarks of our fiction are crime & thriller novels, women’s reading novels and contemporary fantasy, with international bestsellers like Lee Child and Terry Pratchett. Our non-fiction list concentrates on practical guidebooks of a variety of themes, from sports and fitness to crafts, health and a range of hobbies, with more inspirational titles of history and popular science. Our extensive list of children’s and young readers’ titles has always enjoyed success and respect.





Street address: Paroistentie 2, 13600 Hämeenlinna, Finland

(100 kms north of Helsinki)