©2024 Fable Group Inc.
4.0 

The Unseen

By Roy Jacobsen & Don Shaw &
The Unseen by Roy Jacobsen & Don Shaw &  digital book - Fable

Publisher Description

  • Print run: 5000
  • Co-op available
  • Advance reader copies
  • North American TV & radio campaign: NPR Fresh Air, Weekend Edition, All Things Considered
  • National print campaign: Booklist, Foreword, Kirkus, Library Journal, Publishers Weekly, Shelf Awareness; Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Minneapolis Star Tribune, New Yorker, New York Times, New York Times Book Review, San Francisco Chronicle, Seattle Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post; The Atlantic, The Believer, Bookforum, Elle, Glamour, Harper’s, Los Angeles Review of Books, Cosmopolitan, Marie Clare, Ms., O Magazine, Time, Vogue
  • Online and social media campaign: pitch reviews and interviews to Book Riot, Brooklyn Rail, Bustle, Electric Literature, Flavorwire, Jezebel, Largehearted Boy, Lit Hub, New Yorker Book Bench, New York Review of Books, NPR.org, NPR Books, Quarterly Conversation, Slate, Salon, Vol. 1 Brooklyn. Giveaways through Edelweiss, Facebook, Goodreads, Twitter, Instagram.
  • Outreach to translation media and booksellers.
  • E-book available same date as print edition, e-book ISBN included on press materials and websites and promoted via social media
  • Excerpts in Lit Hub, Electric Lit
  • Indie Next campaign
  • Download the free Fable app

    app book lists

    Stay organized

    Keep track of what you’re reading, what you’ve finished, and what’s next.
    app book recommendations

    Build a better TBR

    Swipe, skip, and save with our smart list-building tool
    app book reviews

    Rate and review

    Share your take with other readers with half stars, emojis, and tags
    app comments

    Curate your feed

    Meet readers like you in the Fable For You feed, designed to build bookish communities
    app book lists

    Stay organized

    Keep track of what you’re reading, what you’ve finished, and what’s next.
    app book recommendations

    Build a better TBR

    Swipe, skip, and save with our smart list-building tool
    app book reviews

    Rate and review

    Share your take with other readers with half stars, emojis, and tags
    app comments

    Curate your feed

    Meet readers like you in the Fable For You feed, designed to build bookish communities

    About Roy Jacobsen

    Born in Oslo to a family that came from northern Norway, Roy Jacobsen has twice been nominated for the Nordic Council’s Literary Award. He is the author of more than fifteen novels and is a member of the Norwegian Academy for Language and Literature. In 2009 he was shortlisted for the Dublin Impac Award for his novel The Burnt-Out Town of Miracles. Another novel, Child Wonder, won the Norwegian Booksellers' Prize and was a Barnes and Noble Discover Great New Writers Selection. The Unseen, the first of a series of novels about Ingrid and her family, was a phenomenal bestseller in Norway and was shortlisted for the 2017 Man Booker International Prize and the 2018 International Dublin Literary Award, selected as a 2020 Indie Next pick in North America, and named a New York Times New and Noteworthy book. White Shadow, the second Barrøy novel, was published in North America by Biblioasis in 2021.

    Start a Book Club

    Start a public or private book club with this book on the Fable app today!

    FAQ

    Do I have to buy the ebook to participate in a book club?

    Why can’t I buy the ebook on the app?

    How is Fable’s reader different from Kindle?

    Do you sell physical books too?

    Are book clubs free to join on Fable?

    How do I start a book club with this book on Fable?

    Error Icon
    Save to a list
    0
    /
    30
    0
    /
    100
    Private List
    Private lists are not visible to other Fable users on your public profile.
    Notification Icon
    Fable uses the TMDB API but is not endorsed or certified by TMDB