Books

The Persecutor

Magnus Nordin

Magnus Nordin’s previous juvenile novel The Princess and the Murderer was named best juvenile crime novel of 2003, and was nominated for the prestigious August Prize the same year. Now he’s back – with a new and captivating thriller! Robert has been…

Swedish title: Förföljaren

Category: Children / Young Adult

Pub date: 26-08-2005

Format: 240 pages

Now, Tomorrow!

Annika Thor

This is a thought-provoking picture of a particular era, focusing on the dreams of four young people. The year is 1968. The month is May. The day is – no, it doesn’t matter. It is a day like any other. Or a day that changes everything. We meet Li, An…

Swedish title: Nu, imorgon!

Category: Children / Young Adult

Pub date: 26-08-2005

Format: 256 pages

Sandor slash Ida

Sara Kadefors

Ida is sixteen-years old and lives in Stockholm with her mother. Her mother suffers from depression and mainly lies in bed with her face turned to the wall, her hair dirty, wearing a pair of jogging pants. Ida takes charge and forgives her mother whe…

Swedish title: Sandor slash Ida

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 19-08-2005

Spot and Splodge Get Cooking

Lotta Geffenblad

Spot and Splodge decide they fancy something nice to eat, and they immediately set to work baking white dough balls and brown sponge buns. They end up covered in sticky splodges and spots and have to have a bath. Then they can enjoy the good things t…

Swedish title: Prick och Fläck degar

Series: Spot and Splodge

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 15-08-2005

Format: 32 pages, 210 x 210 mm, colour

Who’s Trousers?

Stina Wirsén

Dressing yourself isn’t easy. Your shoe goes on your foot, and your hat goes on your head. And you have to choose between lots of pairs of trousers. They might be the wrong size – Rabbit’s trousers are very short, Bird’s are very long, and Teddy’s ar…

Swedish title: Vems byxor?

Series: Who?

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 15-08-2005

Format: 32 pages, colour illustrations, 170 x 170 mm

Märklin and Turbin

Ulf Stark

Swedish title: Märklin och Turbin

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 15-08-2005

Format: 140 pages, b/w illustrations

Who’s angry?

Stina Wirsén

A teddy bear is building a tower with his toy bricks. The cat asks if he can join in. ‘No, it’s my tower,’ says the bear. ‘What a nasty bear,’ says the cat. ‘Very nasty indeed.’ A warm, funny book for small people about big feelings – like how angry…

Swedish title: Vem är arg?

Series: Who?

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 15-08-2005

Format: 32 pages, 170x170mm, color

The Wizards From Wittenberg

Martin Widmark

By the time the strange vacuum cleaner salesmen leave Nelly’s house, the calm preparations for Halloween have turned into hectic chaos. Who are those men? Monster agent Nelly Rapp sets off on her third mission – and this time she’s in big trouble. Th…

Swedish title: Trollkarlarna från Wittenberg

Series: Nelly Rapp

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 08-08-2005

Format: 80 pages, b/w illustrations.