Books

The Moonlight Wolf

Elvira Birgitta Holm

“Flee, Ylva Ulvsdotter, if you wish to go on living’ hissed Death. Since then I have been fleeing for my life.”The year is 1342, and the plague is ravaging the land. Ylva, a girl who used to tend the cattle, returns to her village to find that everyo…

Swedish title: Månskensvargen

Category: Children / Young Adult

Pub date: 29-04-2009

Format: 608 pages, 151x228mm, b/w illustrations

Spaces of Melancholy

Karin Johannisson

“The tears of the world are a constant quality,” according to Samuel Beckett. So does it matter what we call them? In Spaces of Melancholy, Karin Johannisson investigates how melancholy speaks and how it’s language is influenced by time and space. In…

Swedish title: Melankoliska rum

Category: General Non-Fiction

Pub date: 14-04-2009

Format: 260 pages

Holiday-Rakel and the Sham Sharks

Martin Widmark

It’s autumn and it’s raining. “All those travelling to Playa di Roland are asked to proceed to Gate 3, please hurry if you are coming with us,” shouts Roland through a megaphone. Sara, Mats and Rakel decide to go along, but are unfairly treated by th…

Swedish title: Charter-Rakel och fuskhajarna

Series: Rakel

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 31-03-2009

Format: 32 pages,

Cheese For All Mice!

Ulf Nilsson

“I’m a very small mouse, and I think I’m probably very unusual. My mum realised this straight away when I was born. Unusual in several ways. This is who I was: A little brown boy mouse with four black stripes on my back. “I” began at the two ears rig…

Swedish title: Ost till alla möss

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 31-03-2009

Format: 160 pages, 148 x 210 mm, colour

Concrete Crafts

Susanna Zacke, Sania Hedengren

Casting in concrete is not at all difficult; you can produce professional-looking concrete items and pieces of furniture in just one day! You simply mix the fine concrete with water, and pour it into different moulds. Once the concrete has set, you r…

Swedish title: Betong - en gjuten hobby

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction / Home & Garden

Pub date: 20-03-2009

Format: 96 pages, 210x210 mm, colour

Kurt and Kio Want a Cabin

Lisen Adbåge

Kurt and Kio are building a supercabin!The neighbours have built a great big, fantastic cabin in a tree. Kurt and Kio want one too. Spacious and with a fine view! But they don’t have a tree to build one in…Kurt knows where there are plenty of trees:…

Swedish title: Kurt och Kio vill ha koja

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 16-03-2009

Format: 32 pages, 260x190mm, colour

The Detective Boy

Ulf Stark

A humorous, clever story where anyone who has ever played the detective will recognise themselves!Suddenly there are private detectives everywhere in Stureby. But being a detective is not something for little boys or “clumsy clots”, according to Ulf’…

Swedish title: Detektivpojken

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 16-03-2009

Format: 48 pages, 140x210mm, colour

Swim safe Sigge

Lin Hallberg

Swedish title: Simma lugnt, Sigge

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 16-03-2009