Happy – a Horse in a Million

Lin Hallberg

One day it happens, just like it always does in the books about horses that Madde reads. Madde’s dad tells her she’s going to get her very own horse to look after, because she’s been so lonely while her mum has been ill. Madde finds Happy, the wonder…

Swedish title: Happy - en häst på miljonen

Category: Children / Fiction 9-12

Pub date: 07-08-2007

Format: 96 pages, b/w illustrations

A Star Called Ajax

Ulf Stark

This story is sad yet beautiful, and packed with the joy of life at the same time. When the inevitable happens it cuts to the heart, but the reader is left not with a lump in the throat, but with hope.Ajax the dog and Johan are friends. Friends give…

Swedish title: En stjärna vid namn Ajax

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 25-07-2007

Format: 48 pages, colour, 148 x 210 mm

Let’s Pretend You’re a Cat

Helena Dahlbäck

What happens when children are allowed to play on their own? Here we have three brothers and sisters who close the nursery door behind them. Big Sister and Middle Child draw Little Brother into a game that winds and twists its way beyond the confines…

Swedish title: Vi leker att du är en katt

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 16-07-2007

Format: 220 x 300 mm, colour

Billy and the Mysterious Cat

Birgitta Stenberg

One night Billy is woken up by a loud, long-drawn out “miaaaaow”. A strange dream? No – there’s a cat out on the windowsill, and it quickly jumps into Billy’s room through the window, which is ajar! The cat soon makes itself at home in the kitchen an…

Swedish title: Billy och den mystiska katten

Series: Billy

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 16-07-2007

Format: 190 x 260 mm

Lost in the Forest

Helena Bross

The children are spending the day out in the fresh air, and Class 1b are off into the forest with a packed lunch. They set off along the marked track in small groups. But to their horror they discover that the markings along the trail have disappeare…

Swedish title: Vilse i skogen

Series: Class 1b

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 18-06-2007

Format: 64 pages, color illustrations, 148 x 210 mm

The Tooth League

Helena Bross

Every time someone in the class loses a tooth, a note is added to a chart in the classroom. The chart is called “The Tooth League”, and Elin is the last in the class to lose her front tooth! When it happens, she’s going to get a gold coin from her pa…

Swedish title: Tandligan

Series: Class 1b

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 18-06-2007

Format: 64 pages,

Astrid the Fly

Maria Jönsson

Astrid has four legs, she can walk upside down on the ceiling, and she can fly at top speed! Almost all bluebottles can. But despite the fact that she can fly so fast, danger is lurking everywhere – she’s just so tiny! Although what Astrid really lov…

Swedish title: Spyflugan Astrid

Series: Astrid the Fly

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 14-05-2007

Format: 32 pages, 260 x 190 mm


Denise Rudberg

This is Denise Rudberg’s first novel for young people. She has previously enjoyed considerable success with novels for adults such as The Friend, Size 37, RSVP, and Jenny S, which is to be filmed. Her latest novel for adults is Matilde.Through a tele…

Swedish title: Tillsammans

Series: Alteja

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 03-05-2007

Format: 180 pages,