Books

Green Crows

Johan Unenge

Humour and cool jargon on the snowboard slopes.The three friends David, Jocke and Noa are surfing the net, looking for girls who like snowboarding. Because of course a shared hobby makes things easier when you’re trying to get it together with someon…

Swedish title: Gröna kråkor

Series: Snowbrothers

Category: Children / Fiction 9-12

Pub date: 09-09-2008

Format: 128 pages, b/w illustrations, 134x213 mm

Braincheck

Jonathan Lindström

The brain is one of the most complicated and mysterious things that exists – and we know surprisingly litte about its functions and capacity.Braincheck explains how vision and consciousness work and it teaches you how to experiment with your own brai…

Swedish title: Hjärnkoll - så funkar synen och medvetandet

Category: Children / Children´s Non Fiction

Pub date: 30-08-2008

Format: 64 pages, 260 x 240 mm, colour

The Legend of Sally Jones

Jakob Wegelius

WINNER OF THE AUGUST PRIZE FOR BEST CHILDREN´S BOOK 2008!Jakob Wegelius has been awarded the prestigious August prize 2008 for Best Children´s- and Juvenile Book of the year for The Legend of Sally Jones. The jury finds the story “Cruel and beautiful…

Swedish title: Legenden om Sally Jones

Series: Sally Jones

Category: Children / Fiction 9-12

Pub date: 26-08-2008

Format: 112 pages, 165 x 265 mm, color

Who’s Lost?

Stina Wirsén

Little Teddy Bear and Big Teddy Bear are out shopping. The shop is so exciting and there is so much to look at! But suddenly, something doesn’t feel right. They seem to have lost each other! Where is Big Teddy Bear? Lost!? Or is it Little Teddy Bear…

Swedish title: Vem är borta?

Series: Who?

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 22-08-2008

Format: 32 pages, color,170 x 170 mm

Who’s Cute?

Stina Wirsén

The cat is ugly. Yes, because yellow is ugly, say Teddy and Teddy-Pig. But Bird does not agree. Bird is also yellow. I am yellow and beautiful. That is what Bird says. But curly is ugly, says Bird and points at Teddy and Teddy-Pig… The friends all…

Swedish title: Vem är söt?

Series: Who?

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 22-08-2008

Format: 32 pages, 170 x 170 mm, color

Aston’s presents

Lotta Geffenblad

It’s Aston’s birthday! He gets a bike, and his aunt sends him a present by mail. It’s a kite, and also a board, so the kite wouldn’t break during the transport.But today it’s raining, so Aston cannot try his bike or his kite. The board, though, is go…

Swedish title: Astons presenter

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 22-08-2008

Format: 32 pages, 190 x 260 mm, colour

Spot and Splodge See Stars

Lotta Geffenblad

When you’re out in the dark you have to watch out! Far out in the sky there are lots of stars that shine like small spots. And a very big spot – the moon. If you watch really close, you can see letters and numbers. Spot and Splodge are watching very…

Swedish title: Prick och Fläck ser stjärnor

Series: Spot and Splodge

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 22-08-2008

Format: 32 pages, colour illustrations, 210 x 210 mm

The Story of Mr Roos

Håkan Nesser

Mr. Roos is a man whose charm can be compared to a glass of lukewarm water…59 years old Ante Valdemar Roos lives with his second wife and barely gets along with his two stepdaughters. One day, a winning lottery ticket makes it possible for him to f…

Swedish title: Berättelse om herr Roos

Series: The Barbarotti Series

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 15-08-2008