Books

Friend or Foe

Marie Oskarsson

It’s raining and Jack can’t find his rain clothes to play rain hockey with his friend Edvin. Ali teaches Jack to play chess instead. It’s more fun than Jack expected. In fact it’s so much fun that he wants to play it again and again. This doesn’t go…

Swedish title: Värsta vänner

Series: Friends 4-ever

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 28-12-2020

Format: 148 x 210 mm, 64 pages, colour

Ghost Ships of the Baltic Sea

Carl Douglas, Jonas Dahm

In Östersjön there are over 100,000 shipwrecks. There is everything from 17th-century royal ships, stately 18th-century wooden ships and 19th-century cargo ships, to submarines from World War II. Due to the cold water and absence of shipworm, these v…

Swedish title: Ghost Ships of the Baltic Sea

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction / Animals & Nature

Pub date: 06-11-2020

Format: 320 x 240 mm, 268 pages

The Shimmer and Shade of Gold

Anette Nyqvist, Susanne Walström

In 24 chapters, social anthropologist Anette Nyqvist and photographer Susanne Walström tell the story of the world’s most fabled metal. Over several years, the authors travelled to places where gold is mined, refined, sold and ultimately used. The au…

Swedish title: Guld – dess dunkla glans

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction / Society & Culture

Pub date: 30-10-2020

Format: 170 x 230 mm, 304 pages

Scrapyard-Nisse and his New Friends

Jan Lööf

Scrapyard-Nisse has got some new friends – just when he was about to have a holiday. The cat Missan, pig Nassen and monkey Affe have moved in. It’s noisy, nothing like the peace and quiet he wanted. Scrapyard-Nisse finally gets the animals to go away…

Swedish title: Skrot-Nisse och hans nya vänner

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 29-10-2020

Format: 260 x 195 mm, 48 pages, colour

Into the Maelstrom

Ann Rosman

Karin Adler returns in the much-anticipated seventh book in the Marstrand series. Over 23,000 copies sold to date!It is 1867 and a fire has razed an entire neighbourhood of Marstrand to the ground, leaving its inhabitants homeless and distraught. One…

Swedish title: Marvatten

Series: The Karin Adler series

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 29-09-2020

Hill of the Fairies

Elisabet Nemert

Sweden’s beloved author of historical women’s fiction returns with a story of sisterhood across time and space, everlasting loyalty and unpredictable love.When Celine’s husband unceremoniously tells her that he’s found someone new and wants a divorce…

Swedish title: Älvornas kulle

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 16-09-2020

35 Socks

Maja Karlsson

Experienced knitting book writer and designer Maja Karlsson’s new book is full of socks that will kickstart your desire to knit – everything from the simplest beginner’s sock to more advanced patterns. The descriptions and diagrams are easy to follow…

Swedish title: Trettiofem sockor

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction / Crafts & Hobbies

Pub date: 08-09-2020

Format: 170x260 mm, 208 pages

Rogue Wave

Lars Berge

Acclaimed journalist Lars Berge embarks on a personal odyssey in the footsteps of a seafaring ancestor at the heart of an onboard miracle, from Scandinavia to the ports of Wales and the United States.The full-rigged SS Alcides sailed the world at the…

Swedish title: Monstervågen

Category: General Non-Fiction / Narrative & General Non-Fiction

Pub date: 21-08-2020