Books

The Headlong Gallop

Magnus Ljunggren

The School for Knights is a series about three friends, Egon, Fiona and Urban, who attend the school for knights.Egon, Fiona and Urban have just finished their first riding lesson, and have discovered how cool riding is. When the other pupils return…

Swedish title: Den vilda galoppen

Series: The School for Knights

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 11-05-2009

Format: 64 pages, 148 x 210 mm, color

What Will the Teacher Say?

Helena Bross

Axel is happy, today he’s going to show his teacher how well he has done his Maths homework. But when he reaches down into his bag, he feels something sticky. His Maths book is covered in horrible stuff. There’s a rotten banana in his bag! How did th…

Swedish title: Vad ska fröken säga?

Series: Number 1 Sun Street

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 11-05-2009

Format: 64 pages, 148 x 210 mm, color

A hard trial for Tam

Jo Salmson

In the first book, poor, orphaned Tam heard a voice, calling him to come to the city. And the voice he heard belonged to no less than one of the dragons, Sky. In this second title Sky the dragon has chosen Tam as his dragon servant, despite the fact…

Swedish title: Tams svåra prov

Series: Dragon Knights

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 01-05-2009

Format: 128 pages, 148x210mm, b/w illustrations

The Moonlight Wolf

Elvira Birgitta Holm

“Flee, Ylva Ulvsdotter, if you wish to go on living’ hissed Death. Since then I have been fleeing for my life.”The year is 1342, and the plague is ravaging the land. Ylva, a girl who used to tend the cattle, returns to her village to find that everyo…

Swedish title: Månskensvargen

Category: Children / Young Adult

Pub date: 29-04-2009

Format: 608 pages, 151x228mm, b/w illustrations

Everything from the beginning – from fundamental cell-to-human

Jonathan Lindström

Swedish title: Allt från början - från urcell till människa

Category: Children

Pub date: 29-04-2009

All about the universe – stars, galaxies and cosmic mysteries

Jonathan Lindström

The universe is endless… and that is err… great. And lots of things about it can’t be explained. But the things we do know about the universe are as exciting as a thriller! Black holes sucking in things, and far, far away perhaps there are people…

Swedish title: Allt om universum - stjärnor, galaxer och kosmiska mysterier

Category: Children / Children´s Non Fiction

Pub date: 29-04-2009

Format: 64 pages, 260 x 240 mm, colour

Spaces of Melancholy

Karin Johannisson

“The tears of the world are a constant quality,” according to Samuel Beckett. So does it matter what we call them? In Spaces of Melancholy, Karin Johannisson investigates how melancholy speaks and how it’s language is influenced by time and space. In…

Swedish title: Melankoliska rum

Category: General Non-Fiction

Pub date: 14-04-2009

Format: 260 pages

Cheese For All Mice!

Ulf Nilsson

“I’m a very small mouse, and I think I’m probably very unusual. My mum realised this straight away when I was born. Unusual in several ways. This is who I was: A little brown boy mouse with four black stripes on my back. “I” began at the two ears rig…

Swedish title: Ost till alla möss

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 31-03-2009

Format: 160 pages, 148 x 210 mm, colour