Books

The Masters in the Woods

Kerstin Ekman

The forest is a central theme in many of Kerstin Ekman’s novels. There is, for instance, The forest of hours, Dödsklockan [The Death Clock], which is set during moose hunting season, as well as Vargskinnet [The Wolf Skin], which treats the subject of…

Swedish title: Herrarna i skogen

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 20-03-2007

The Lost City

Jo Salmson

The Lost City is the first volume in a new series of fantasy books by Jo Salmson, making her debut as an author. It’s exciting and eminently readable – as readable as Lasse & Maja’s Detective Agency and as exciting as Narnia. The book contains a weal…

Swedish title: Den försvunna staden

Series: The Return Of The Almanders

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 12-03-2007

Format: 112 pages, b/w illustrations

Mystery For Extra-terrestrials

Rose Lagercrantz

Rosa Lagercrantz has written a considerable number of children’s books. This is her first mystery – and it’s rather special. The story takes place in the school where Humlan [Bumble Bee], the heroine, is just starting in Class 4. She’s just moved to…

Swedish title: Mysterium för utomjordingar

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 12-03-2007

Let´s Go

Jan Lööf

This book is like a wonderful catalogue, where we can revel in clear, solid, imaginative pictures of different forms of transport: submarines, cars that are a heap of junk, houseboats, tractors, helicopters … Jan Lööf is a completely unique illustrat…

Swedish title: Nu ska vi köra

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 12-03-2007

Format: 18 pages, 260 x 185 mm, colour

The New Arrival

Helena Bross

Frank is about to move house, and it’s his last day at his old school. On Monday he’ll be joining “Class 1b”. He doesn’t know anybody there, and the new school looks so big! What if nobody wants to play with him at break time? And what if their Maths…

Swedish title: Ny i klassen

Series: Class 1b

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 12-03-2007

Format: 64 pages, color

April Fool, Sigge

Lin Hallberg

The Sigge books form a series about horses written by Lin Hallberg and illustrated throughout by Margareta Nordquist. Everybody Loves Sigge was awarded a prize by the Book Jury, which is children’s own list of the year’s best books. The books have al…

Swedish title: April, April Sigge

Series: Sigge

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 12-03-2007

Format: 144 pages, b/w illustrations

The Tale Of The Wonderful Rabbit Family And The Monster In The Forest

Jonna Björnstjerna

This is a really scary story for 3 – 6 year-olds – but it’s wonderful too!Little Brother Rabbit lives with his wonderful family in the wonderful part of the forest. But … there’s a terrible part too! In that part all the colours have disappeared, eve…

Swedish title: Sagan om den underbara familjen Kanin och monstret i skogen

Series: The Wonderful Rabbit Family

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 12-03-2007

Format: 32 pages, 190 x 260 mm, colour

Sigge’s Friendship Book

Lin Hallberg

Sigge the little Shetland pony is more popular than ever! Sigge’s Friendship Book is reissued in an updated colourful version, where friends can fill in information about themselves. And of course, there are also pages where you can fill in details a…

Swedish title: Sigges kompisbok

Series: Sigge

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 26-02-2007

Format: 128 pages, b/w illustrations, 148 x 210 mm