Books

Sleepover

Annika Thor

Love and his friend Danne have been playing all day. Danne thinks it’s a brilliant idea for Love to sleep over. Love isn’t so sure. When it’s bedtime and Love is lying on the camp bed, he sees that Danne has a cuddly toy as well, and has the courage…

Swedish title: Sova över

Series: Alva & Love

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 14-09-2009

Format: 48 pages, colour

The hunt for Tam

Jo Salmson

Dragon Knights – a new, thrilling fantasy series for those just learning to read!This is an exciting, easy to read story about Tam the beggar boy, who is chosen to become a dragon knight; it forms part of a new series by Jo Salmson, the author of The…

Swedish title: Jakten på Tam

Series: Dragon Knights

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 14-09-2009

Format: 128 pages, 148x210mm, b/w illustrations

A Child is Born – fifth edition

Lennart Nilsson

New picture book of the Journey of Life, from conception to birth!The original publication of A Child is Born by Lennart Nilsson in 1965 was one of the most important books of the modern age, comparable to the first publication of NASA’s photographs…

Swedish title: Ett barn blir till

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction / Parenting

Pub date: 08-09-2009

Format: 220 pages, 195x224mm, colour

The Practice of Murder

Kerstin Ekman

Kerstin Ekman, former member of the Swedish Academy and one of Sweden’s greatest living crime writers’ latest collection of essays, The Practice of Murder, is a meditation on unresolved issues in the classic Swedish novel, Söderberg’s Doctor Glas. St…

Swedish title: Mordets praktik

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 04-09-2009

Bread for every occasion

Heléne Johansson

Eating bread in the right context is almost as important as the fact that it is delicious and looks good. Bread and food belong together and enhance each other, just as food and an appropriate drink can do. For that reason, Heléne Johansson takes the…

Swedish title: Bröd från Brunkebergs Bageri

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction / Food & Drink

Pub date: 01-09-2009

Format: 136 pages, 189x246 pages, colour

Among Waves and Clouds

Jakob Wegelius

A lovely board book about vehicles in the sky and on water!What is that sweeping past us above our heads? An air balloon, a rescue helicopter or a sailplane? And over there, out in the bay, is that a junk, a steem paddler or a fishing boat. Wonderful…

Swedish title: Bland vågor och moln

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 01-09-2009

Format: 18 pages, 185x260 mm, board book

The Mark of the Devil

Magnus Nordin

The Mark of the Devilis an atmospheric thriller about a supply teacher who conceals an evil her pupils could never imagine beneath a well-organised exterior.One day troublesome Class 9c in Katarina School get a new supply teacher. Her name is Malin;…

Swedish title: Djävulens märke

Category: Children / Young Adult

Pub date: 01-09-2009

Format: 330 pages, 134x213 mm, b/w illustrations

Look Out for the Carnivorous Crew

Sarah Sheppard

In her first book Sarah Sheppard took us to meet the different gangs of dinosaurs that ruled the earth for 165 million years. Now it’s time to concentrate on the nasty (to put it mildly!) characters in the Carnivorous Crew! The Carnivorous Crew is a…

Swedish title: Varning för Köttgänget

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 01-09-2009

Format: 48 pages, 240 x 250 mm, colour