On the Trail of the Stealer

Jo Salmson

But one day when Grandfather is out, Elien the almander knocks on the door of their cottage. He has returned from the Kingdom of the Shadows, where the almanders battle constantly against evil creatures such as wheenzles and marwolves. Thanks to Rian…

Swedish title: I stjälarens spår

Series: The Return Of The Almanders

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 19-05-2008

Format: 128 pages, b/w illustrations

The Sugar Bun on Kruskakullen

Carin Wirsén

In the little town there is a bakery. It’s always full of people, buying buns to have with their juice, rolls for breakfast, biscuits for their coffee break and loaves of bread for day trips. The bakery is run by a little lady and her two children, w…

Swedish title: Sockerbullen på Kruskakullen

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 16-05-2008

Format: 128 pages, 190 x 220 mm, colour

We Want a Disco!

Helena Bross

At last Class 1b are going to have a disco! It’s going to be brilliant, but what do you actually do when you dance? Frank has never danced cheek-to-cheek with a partner in his whole life. And what do you wear? Some tuition is needed here! Come along…

Swedish title: Vi vill ha disko

Series: Class 1b

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 04-05-2008

Format: 64 pages, 148 x 210 mm, colour

The New Shoes

Annika Thor

When Daddy goes shopping and Alva isn’t allowed to go with her older sister Elin and her best friend Madde to the swimming baths, Alva sets off on a journey of discovery out in the summerhouse, where Elin and her friend are sleeping. There she finds…

Swedish title: De nya skorna

Series: Alva & Love

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 31-03-2008

Format: 48 pages, colour

My Little Monkey

Ulf Nilsson

My Little Monkey is a poetic, finely tuned tale about a boy who encounters a troop of baboons. Among them is a baby the boy has some contact with. But in Hermanus, way down in southern South Africa where the boy lives, many people are angry with the…

Swedish title: Min lilla apa

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 25-03-2008

Format: 48 pages, 148 x 210 mm, 2-col

The Hundred Kronor Note

Helena Bross

“Number 1 Sun Street” is a new series of very easy-to-read books. They are warm, charming stories for those who are just starting to learn to read, with a limited amount of text, short sentences and simple words. The books form part of the new series…

Swedish title: Hundralappen

Series: Number 1 Sun Street

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 24-03-2008

Format: 64 pages, 148 x 210 mm, colour

New Friends

Helena Bross

New Friends is the first completely free-standing book in the series. It’s about the first time Axel and Omar meet at their new school, and how Axel helps Omar with a sensitive matter without any of the adults noticing anything. Short, simple everyda…

Swedish title: Nya kompisar

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 24-03-2008

Format: 64 pages, 128 x 210 mm, colour

The Magic Sword

Magnus Ljunggren

The School for Knights is a series about three friends, Egon, Fiona and Urban, who attend the school for knights and are training to be knights.In the second completely free-standing story The Magic Sword the three friends first of all manage to lose…

Swedish title: Det magiska svärdet

Series: The School for Knights

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 17-03-2008

Format: 64 pages, color