Books

The Church Mystery

Martin Widmark

It’s time for Lasse and Maja’s fifteenth case. The old priest at the church in Valleby is due to retire, and the bishop has come along to hand over the job to young Fanny Winter. But is someone sabotaging the solemn ceremony in the church? And where…

Swedish title: Kyrkomysteriet

Series: The Whodunit Detective Agency

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 03-11-2008

Format: 96 pages, b/w illustrations, 148x210 mm

Through the Kingdom of Dreams

Jo Salmson

If you invite an almander to cross your threshold, your life will never be the same again. That’s what Rian’s grandfather had told him, but Rian thought it was just a story, because no human being had seen an almander for hundreds of years. But thank…

Swedish title: Genom drömmens rike

Series: The Return of The Almanders

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 31-10-2008

Format: 128 pages, b/w illustrations

The Witch Doctor

Martin Widmark

This is the seventh book about Nelly Rapp, the notorious monster agent who is such a favourite with children! A reviewer has described Nelly as: “a real role model without being too good; it’s hardly surprising that these books are so popular with ch…

Swedish title: Häxdoktorn - och den sista zombien

Series: Nelly Rapp - Monster Agent

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 29-09-2008

Format: 96 pages, b/w illustrations

Josefin and Villa-Ulla Solve Mysterious Mysteries

Johan Unenge

The two best friends are at it again!The world is full of mysteries if you just look carefully enough. This is something that best friends Josefin and Villa-Ulla are well aware of. With a magnifying glass and a notebook they set off to solve all the…

Swedish title: Josefin och Villa-Ulla löser mystiska mysterier

Series: Josefin & Villa-Ulla

Category: Children / Fiction 9-12

Pub date: 25-09-2008

Format: 128 pages, colour illustrations, 160x205 mm

Madame de Pompadour

Herman Lindqvist

Intelligence, Beauty, Power”She was a lady that every man would have liked as a mistress”Follow our most prominent and entertaining popular historian Herman Lindqvist on a journey through the 1800th century. Get to know the royal mistress of Versaill…

Swedish title: Madame de Pompadour

Category: General Non-Fiction / Biography & Memoir

Pub date: 23-09-2008

Format: 352 pages

Double Fault

Peter Barlach

After the catastrophe – in the midst of puberty.That’s right where 12 year-old John is. Six months after the death of his mother in a car accident, John starts at a new school in Year 7. From having loads of friends in his old school, he ends up as a…

Swedish title: Dubbelfel

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 15-09-2008

Format: 224 pages b/w illustrations, 134 x 213 mm

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

The Secret of the Cabinet

Martin Widmark

Martin Widmark, author of the immensely popular series featuring Lasse & Maja’s detective agency, publishes a novel for young people for the first timeThis is the novel Martin Widmark himself would have like to read as a teenager. It is a historical…

Swedish title: Kabinettets hemlighet

Category: Children / Young Adult

Pub date: 01-09-2008

Format: 288 pages, b/w illustrations, 134x213mm