Books

Secret Friends

Helena Bross

In this series of free-standing books we get to know a class of school children, with each book featuring one or more of the children as its main character(s). Familiar, warm and exciting books with a high recognition factor. Perfect for all those bo…

Swedish title: Hemliga kompisar

Series: Class 1b

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 03-07-2006

Format: 64 pages, 148x210 mm, colour

The Dung Beetle Flies in the Twilight

Maria Gripe

A dung beetle flies into the ear of a truckdriver and causes a train delay, which in turn leeds to mysterious circumstances around three teenagers.

Swedish title: Tordyveln flyger i skymningen

Category: Children / Fiction 9-12

Pub date: 24-04-2006

The Dead Man Speaks

Ulf Nilsson

The Danish woman living in Johnny’s block of flats asks for his help in solving yet another mystery. This time it concerns her close friend Ulric Steen who has just died, but seems unable to rest in peace. “The telephone rang. It rang twice more. I a…

Swedish title: Den döde talar

Series: Johnny & Co

Category: Children

Pub date: 24-04-2006

Format: 80 pages, b/w illustrations

Agnes Cecilia

Maria Gripe

When the orphan girl Nora is moving in to an old apartment with her new family, strange things are starting to happen. Someone seems to seek contact with her from the other side…

Swedish title: Agnes Cecilia - en sällsam historia

Category: Children

Pub date: 24-04-2006

The Darkest Day

Håkan Nesser

When family secrets are revealedIt is December in Kymlinge and the Hermansson family gather to celebrate a 105th birthday party – dad Karl-Erik is turning 65, his eldest daughter Ebba, 40. But nothing goes according to plan. On the night before the b…

Swedish title: Människa utan hund

Series: The Barbarotti Series

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 07-04-2006

Format: 500 pages

Come On, Sigge

Lin Hallberg

Come On, Sigge! is the third book in the series about the Shetland pony Sigge and pony-mad Elina and her friends who meet up at the delightful Shetland pony stables at Broby, run by Ingela, the best riding instructor in the world!Here Elina meets Sig…

Swedish title: Kom igen Sigge

Series: Sigge

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 03-04-2006

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

The Hunt For The Bicycle Thief

Peter Gissy

Who stole Lucia’s bike? When one of Jill and Jonatan’s friend’s loses her bicycle, it’s just the start of an exciting adventure. At the same time, a large sum of money goes missing from the Äppelbo apartment block. The trail leads to a strange magici…

Swedish title: Jakten på cykeltjuven

Series: Jill & Jonatan 3

Category: Children / Fiction 9-12

Pub date: 27-03-2006

Format: 144 pages, b/w illustrations

All the Dear Little Animals

Ulf Nilsson

“The whole world is full of dead animals,” said Ester, “in every bush there’s a bird, a butterfly, a mouse. Somebody has to be kind and take care of them. Somebody has to make a sacrifice and bury all these dead bodies.”“Who,” I said.“Us,” she said.E…

Swedish title: Alla döda små djur

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 17-03-2006

Format: 36 pages, 210 x 210 mm, colour