Books

Let’s Pretend You’re a Cat

Helena Dahlbäck

What happens when children are allowed to play on their own? Here we have three brothers and sisters who close the nursery door behind them. Big Sister and Middle Child draw Little Brother into a game that winds and twists its way beyond the confines…

Swedish title: Vi leker att du är en katt

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 16-07-2007

Format: 220 x 300 mm, colour

Lost in the Forest

Helena Bross

The children are spending the day out in the fresh air, and Class 1b are off into the forest with a packed lunch. They set off along the marked track in small groups. But to their horror they discover that the markings along the trail have disappeare…

Swedish title: Vilse i skogen

Series: Class 1b

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 18-06-2007

Format: 64 pages, color illustrations, 148 x 210 mm

The Tooth League

Helena Bross

Every time someone in the class loses a tooth, a note is added to a chart in the classroom. The chart is called “The Tooth League”, and Elin is the last in the class to lose her front tooth! When it happens, she’s going to get a gold coin from her pa…

Swedish title: Tandligan

Series: Class 1b

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 18-06-2007

Format: 64 pages,

Astrid the Fly

Maria Jönsson

Astrid has four legs, she can walk upside down on the ceiling, and she can fly at top speed! Almost all bluebottles can. But despite the fact that she can fly so fast, danger is lurking everywhere – she’s just so tiny! Although what Astrid really lov…

Swedish title: Spyflugan Astrid

Series: Astrid the Fly

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 14-05-2007

Format: 32 pages, 260 x 190 mm

Together

Denise Rudberg

This is Denise Rudberg’s first novel for young people. She has previously enjoyed considerable success with novels for adults such as The Friend, Size 37, RSVP, and Jenny S, which is to be filmed. Her latest novel for adults is Matilde.Through a tele…

Swedish title: Tillsammans

Series: Alteja

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 03-05-2007

Format: 180 pages,

The skull measurer’s mistake

Sven Lindqvist

Swedish title: Antirasister

Category: General Non-Fiction / Current Affairs & Politics

Pub date: 02-05-2007

Mayakovsky

Bengt Jangfeldt

A Life at Stake is a riveting and fascinating portrait of the legendary Mayakovsky, a poet surrounded by many myths. With considerable insight and a light touch, Bengt Jangfeldt describes not only a great but tragic human life, but also an entire era…

Swedish title: Med livet som insats

Category: General Non-Fiction / Biography & Memoir

Pub date: 12-04-2007

Format: 590 pages

The Root of Evil

Håkan Nesser

A friendly vacation with dramatic consequencesOne summer in the early 2000s, a handful of Swedish tourists spend a couple of weeks together in Finistère, Brittany. Two couples and two singletons – in all, six newfound friends. They spend their days s…

Swedish title: En helt annan historia

Series: The Barbarotti Series

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 03-04-2007