Books

Who Decides?

Stina Wirsén

In this book we meet the teddy bear from Who’s Angry? and the teddy’s mummy or daddy – we’re not sure which. When the book begins, they’re sitting on the sofa, reading. “Look! A little teddy bear. And a big teddy bear. They’re reading. It looks cosy….

Swedish title: Vem bestämmer?

Series: Who?

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 31-07-2006

Format: 32 pages,170 x170 mm, color

Who’s Bleeding?

Stina Wirsén

In this book we meet once again the characters from Stina Wirsén’s books “Who’s Cross?” and “Who´s Trousers?” Everybody is supposed to play and build something together. There’s plenty of enthusiastic hammering and painting. But oh no – somebody hits…

Swedish title: Vem blöder?

Series: Who?

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 31-07-2006

Format: 32 pages, 170x170 mm, color

Billy Gets Angry

Birgitta Stenberg

It doesn’t happen often, but like everybody else, Billy gets angry sometimes. This is the thirteenth book about Billy, and the first one where he’s really cross!One day when Billy wakes up, everything is different: his teddy bear is lying on the floo…

Swedish title: Billy blir arg

Series: Billy

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 12-07-2006

Format: 32 pages, colour illustrations, 190 x 260 mm

Secret Friends

Helena Bross

In this series of free-standing books we get to know a class of school children, with each book featuring one or more of the children as its main character(s). Familiar, warm and exciting books with a high recognition factor. Perfect for all those bo…

Swedish title: Hemliga kompisar

Series: Class 1b

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 03-07-2006

Format: 64 pages, 148x210 mm, colour

Agnes Cecilia

Maria Gripe

When the orphan girl Nora is moving in to an old apartment with her new family, strange things are starting to happen. Someone seems to seek contact with her from the other side…

Swedish title: Agnes Cecilia - en sällsam historia

Category: Children

Pub date: 24-04-2006

The Dung Beetle Flies in the Twilight

Maria Gripe

A dung beetle flies into the ear of a truckdriver and causes a train delay, which in turn leeds to mysterious circumstances around three teenagers.

Swedish title: Tordyveln flyger i skymningen

Category: Children / Fiction 9-12

Pub date: 24-04-2006

The Dead Man Speaks

Ulf Nilsson

The Danish woman living in Johnny’s block of flats asks for his help in solving yet another mystery. This time it concerns her close friend Ulric Steen who has just died, but seems unable to rest in peace. “The telephone rang. It rang twice more. I a…

Swedish title: Den döde talar

Series: Johnny & Co

Category: Children

Pub date: 24-04-2006

Format: 80 pages, b/w illustrations

The Darkest Day

Håkan Nesser

When family secrets are revealedIt is December in Kymlinge and the Hermansson family gather to celebrate a 105th birthday party – dad Karl-Erik is turning 65, his eldest daughter Ebba, 40. But nothing goes according to plan. On the night before the b…

Swedish title: Människa utan hund

Series: The Barbarotti Series

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 07-04-2006

Format: 500 pages