Books

Through the Kingdom of Dreams

Jo Salmson

If you invite an almander to cross your threshold, your life will never be the same again. That’s what Rian’s grandfather had told him, but Rian thought it was just a story, because no human being had seen an almander for hundreds of years. But thank…

Swedish title: Genom drömmens rike

Series: The Return of The Almanders

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 31-10-2008

Format: 128 pages, b/w illustrations

Josefin and Villa-Ulla Solve Mysterious Mysteries

Johan Unenge

The two best friends are at it again!The world is full of mysteries if you just look carefully enough. This is something that best friends Josefin and Villa-Ulla are well aware of. With a magnifying glass and a notebook they set off to solve all the…

Swedish title: Josefin och Villa-Ulla löser mystiska mysterier

Series: Josefin & Villa-Ulla

Category: Children / Fiction 9-12

Pub date: 25-09-2008

Format: 128 pages, colour illustrations, 160x205 mm

Madame de Pompadour

Herman Lindqvist

Intelligence, Beauty, Power”She was a lady that every man would have liked as a mistress”Follow our most prominent and entertaining popular historian Herman Lindqvist on a journey through the 1800th century. Get to know the royal mistress of Versaill…

Swedish title: Madame de Pompadour

Category: General Non-Fiction / Biography & Memoir

Pub date: 23-09-2008

Format: 352 pages

Double Fault

Peter Barlach

After the catastrophe – in the midst of puberty.That’s right where 12 year-old John is. Six months after the death of his mother in a car accident, John starts at a new school in Year 7. From having loads of friends in his old school, he ends up as a…

Swedish title: Dubbelfel

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 15-09-2008

Format: 224 pages b/w illustrations, 134 x 213 mm

Green Crows

Johan Unenge

Humour and cool jargon on the snowboard slopes.The three friends David, Jocke and Noa are surfing the net, looking for girls who like snowboarding. Because of course a shared hobby makes things easier when you’re trying to get it together with someon…

Swedish title: Gröna kråkor

Series: Snowbrothers

Category: Children / Fiction 9-12

Pub date: 09-09-2008

Format: 128 pages, b/w illustrations, 134x213 mm

Braincheck

Jonathan Lindström

The brain is one of the most complicated and mysterious things that exists – and we know surprisingly litte about its functions and capacity.Braincheck explains how vision and consciousness work and it teaches you how to experiment with your own brai…

Swedish title: Hjärnkoll - så funkar synen och medvetandet

Category: Children / Children´s Non Fiction

Pub date: 30-08-2008

Format: 64 pages, 260 x 240 mm, colour

The Legend of Sally Jones

Jakob Wegelius

WINNER OF THE AUGUST PRIZE FOR BEST CHILDREN´S BOOK 2008!Jakob Wegelius has been awarded the prestigious August prize 2008 for Best Children´s- and Juvenile Book of the year for The Legend of Sally Jones. The jury finds the story “Cruel and beautiful…

Swedish title: Legenden om Sally Jones

Series: Sally Jones

Category: Children / Fiction 9-12

Pub date: 26-08-2008

Format: 112 pages, 165 x 265 mm, color

Aston’s presents

Lotta Geffenblad

It’s Aston’s birthday! He gets a bike, and his aunt sends him a present by mail. It’s a kite, and also a board, so the kite wouldn’t break during the transport.But today it’s raining, so Aston cannot try his bike or his kite. The board, though, is go…

Swedish title: Astons presenter

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 22-08-2008

Format: 32 pages, 190 x 260 mm, colour