Books

The Lost City

Jo Salmson

The Lost City is the first volume in a new series of fantasy books by Jo Salmson, making her debut as an author. It’s exciting and eminently readable – as readable as Lasse & Maja’s Detective Agency and as exciting as Narnia. The book contains a weal…

Swedish title: Den försvunna staden

Series: The Return Of The Almanders

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 12-03-2007

Format: 112 pages, b/w illustrations

Sigge’s Friendship Book

Lin Hallberg

Sigge the little Shetland pony is more popular than ever! Now we also have Sigge’s Friendship Book in colour, where friends can fill in information about themselves. And of course there are also pages where you can fill in details about friends who h…

Swedish title: Sigges kompisbok

Series: Sigge

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 26-02-2007

Format: 128 pages, b/w illustrations, 148 x 210 mm

Ingrid Wants A Wash

Katerina Janouch

It’s finally here, the second book in the series about Ingrid. Just as in the previous book, Ingrid’s Got Plasters On, Ingrid and her toys are right at the heart of the action. Ingrid is a charming, playful picture book character who takes us along w…

Swedish title: Ingrid vill bada

Series: Ingrid

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 25-01-2007

Format: 32 pages, 210 x 210 mm, colour

Not Just Tennis

Peter Barlach

QUOTATIONS FROM REVIEWS, “Not Just Tennis”, up to and including 18th June 2007.“A very powerful, unsentimental book!”“An important story to tell – and he does it brilliantly!”Ingalill Mosander, Go’kväll, SVT“A powerful, profoundly moving depiction of…

Swedish title: Inte bara tennis

Category: Children / Fiction 9-12

Pub date: 25-01-2007

Format: 168 pages, b/w illustrations, 134 x 213 mm

One Day at the Mice’s Fire Brigade

Ulf Nilsson

Swedish title: En dag med mössens brandkår

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 08-01-2007

A Thousand Times Stronger

Christina Herrström

When Signe was younger, she felt free and happy. She had the courage to make the most of life. Her class at school was lively and good fun. But when she started in Year 6, everything changed. How the girls regarded themselves, and each other. It was…

Swedish title: Tusen gånger starkare

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 18-09-2006

Format: 150 pages,

The Finest Glasses in the World

Helena Bross

“Today we’re going to swap places,” says the teacher. Everybody’s curious and excited. But from her new place right at the back of the classroom, Lova can’t see what’s on the board. The whole thing is just covered with blurred writing. It turns out s…

Swedish title: Världens finaste glasögon

Series: Class 1b

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 17-09-2006

Format: 64 pages, colour illustrations, 148 x 210 mmm

The Killer’s Art

Mari Jungstedt

Mari Jungstedt is a major Swedish Crime sensation: 15 books published in 17 languages. THE KILLERS ART is the fourth book in her Gotland series.A cold Sunday morning, a man is found murdered, hanged in one of the entrances of the old wall that surrou…

Swedish title: Den döende dandyn

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 05-09-2006