Books

The Racecourse Mystery

Martin Widmark

The excitement is unbearable at the racecourse outside Valleby. Does the rookie have any chance against the three star jockeys? But when the experienced horses begin to slow down, the whole thing starts to look distinctly dubious. Lasse and Maja real…

Swedish title: Galoppmysteriet

Series: The Whodunit Detective Agency

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 02-11-2009

Format: 96 pages, 148x210 mm, b/w illustrations

When Johan Wakes Up One Morning, He’s Strong

Petter Lidbeck

One day when Johan wakes up, he’s strong. But when he wakes up the next morning, he isn’t strong any more, just fantastically rich. The following morning Johan is neither strong nor rich any more, just really really clever. And the following day when…

Swedish title: När Johan vaknar en morgon är han stark

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 15-10-2009

Format: 48 pages, colour

Beneath a Sky of Glass

Martin Widmark

Thanks to a grant, David and Larissa have the opportunity to travel to the world’s most advanced marine geology research station, situated on a platform in the North Atlantic. It turns out that the station is owned by the Russian sociologist Vogoros,…

Swedish title: Under en himmel av glas

Series: David & Larissa

Category: Children / Fiction 9-12

Pub date: 12-10-2009

Format: 224 pages,

Tam in the City of the Dragons

Jo Salmson

Dragon Knights – a new, thrilling fantasy series for those just learning to read!This is an exciting, easy to read story about Tam the beggar boy, who is chosen to become a dragon knight; it forms part of a new series by Jo Salmson, the author of The…

Swedish title: Tam i drakarnas stad

Series: Dragon Knights

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 05-10-2009

Format: 128 pages, 148x210mm, b/w illustrations

The Fairy Tale Treasure Trove of Elsa Beskow – TRIPP TrappTrull

Elsa Beskow

The first book of three containing some of the treasures by Elsa Beskow. A treasure chest filled with magical moments.This splendid volume contains the best-loved fairytales, verses and pictures, all collected together in one place. The collection in…

Swedish title: Elsa Beskows sagoskatt. Tripp

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 28-09-2009

Format: 265x210mm 144 pages

My Spare Life

Johan Unenge

This is a graphic novel about being brave even if you don’t want to. “How the hell did this happen? Not very long ago I was in my room playing Mortal Combat 3 with my pal Ubbe. Or watching Hellevik Tigers playing basket ball. Everybody knew that it w…

Swedish title: Mitt extra liv

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 21-09-2009

Format: 240 pages, 151x228 mm, b/w illustrations

Mindfulness for parents

Heidi Andersen, Anna-Maria Stawreberg

This book will help you to find the bright spots in the everyday existence that is our life.Mindful parenting is a philosophy that helps you take control of everyday life, which can sometimes be as grey as a woolly blanket. Of those times when you fe…

Swedish title: Mindfulness för föräldrar

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction / Parenting

Pub date: 15-09-2009

Format: 220 pages

The hunt for Tam

Jo Salmson

Dragon Knights – a new, thrilling fantasy series for those just learning to read!This is an exciting, easy to read story about Tam the beggar boy, who is chosen to become a dragon knight; it forms part of a new series by Jo Salmson, the author of The…

Swedish title: Jakten på Tam

Series: Dragon Knights

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 14-09-2009

Format: 128 pages, 148x210mm, b/w illustrations