Verbena is a Norwegian publishing house, founded September 2020.
We will publish books in the genres crime, thrillers and high-end commercial fiction. Our focus is international translation rights.
Verbenas Founders have decades of proven record founding and owning publishing houses, among them Bastion Forlag and Nord forlag. Between them, Robert Johansen and Sjur Mossige, have published an impressive array of Norwegian and global literary phenomenons. Complementing their business knowledge, Verbenas publisher Siri Bergerud, has 15 years of storytelling experience, as publisher and executive producer in Norwegian and Swedish TV.
Verbena will publish their first books early spring 2021.