Books

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

Betty in the Middle of the Night

Lotta Geffenblad

Betty has left home! But she’s only a hungry, lonely little cat, sailing along in a potty and fishing with her rod… She does get a bite, but it isn’t something to eat, just horrible stuff. And cats can’t eat rubbish. But what’s this on the end of her…

Swedish title: Betty mitt i natten

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 01-09-2009

Format: 32 pages, 190x260 mm, 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

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

To the Moon

Jonathan Lindström

Why did we send people to the moon? How did they eat and how did they go to the toilet? And how was it to come back to Earth afterwards? And what about the moon itself? Is there a man in the moon? How does it work with the moon and the tide on Earth?…

Swedish title: Till månen

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 27-08-2009

Format: 48 pages, 165 x 265 mm, colour

The Lighthouse and the Stars

Annika Thor, Per Thor

On an island out in the sea, the longing to know the truth is growing inside Blenda – and one stormy autumn night the story catches up with her… Blenda Starry Eyes. That’s what her daddy used to call her. But Blenda and Erik’s father has been gone fo…

Swedish title: Fyren och stjärnorna

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 20-08-2009

Format: 272 pages, 134x213 mm, b/w illustrations

Save the Ghost

Sanna Töringe

In the isolated little house in the big, dark forest, Mummy is telling a really scary ghost story. It’s fantastic! But wait a minute… is there somebody under the bed? Or in the wardrobe? Was that somebody moving about in the attic? Yes – there is act…

Swedish title: Rädda spöket

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 20-08-2009

Format: 32 pages, 190x290 mm, colour

Pelle and Frasse

Jan Lööf

Once upon a time, long long ago (in the 1970s) he was in a television series for children. He played the eldest brother, the one with the sticky-out teeth. The teeth were fake, but the TV series became a real cult hit! When Pelle is on the way home o…

Swedish title: Pelle och Frasse

Series: Pelle

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 15-08-2009

Format: 32 pages, 210x210, colour