Books

Come On, Sigge

Lin Hallberg

Come On, Sigge! is the third book in the series about the Shetland pony Sigge and pony-mad Elina and her friends who meet up at the delightful Shetland pony stables at Broby, run by Ingela, the best riding instructor in the world!Here Elina meets Sig…

Swedish title: Kom igen Sigge

Series: Sigge

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 03-04-2006

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

The Hunt For The Bicycle Thief

Peter Gissy

Who stole Lucia’s bike? When one of Jill and Jonatan’s friend’s loses her bicycle, it’s just the start of an exciting adventure. At the same time, a large sum of money goes missing from the Äppelbo apartment block. The trail leads to a strange magici…

Swedish title: Jakten på cykeltjuven

Series: Jill & Jonatan 3

Category: Children / Fiction 9-12

Pub date: 27-03-2006

Format: 144 pages, b/w illustrations

Morris in the big meadow

Lotta Olsson

There are a great many fun things that Morris is too little for. He isn’t allowed to go up or down the stairs alone and he isn’t allowed to eat chocolate. And he isn’t allowed to play in the Big Meadow. The Big Meadow is a wonderful place that Morris…

Swedish title: Morris på landet

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 17-03-2006

Format: 32 pages, colour illustrations 210 x 210 mm

All the Dear Little Animals

Ulf Nilsson

“The whole world is full of dead animals,” said Ester, “in every bush there’s a bird, a butterfly, a mouse. Somebody has to be kind and take care of them. Somebody has to make a sacrifice and bury all these dead bodies.”“Who,” I said.“Us,” she said.E…

Swedish title: Alla döda små djur

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 17-03-2006

Format: 36 pages, 210 x 210 mm, colour

100 Geraniums and How to Care for Them

Susanna Rosén

Swedish title: 100 pelargoner och hur du sköter dem

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction / Home & Garden

Pub date: 10-03-2006

Format: 108 pages, 220 x 210 mm

David & Larissa: The Blue Mirror Bookshop

Martin Widmark

David & Larissa is a new series of books by the highly successful author Martin Widmark, a great favourite with both children and critics with his books about Lasse & Maja’s Detective Agency and Monster Agent Nelly Rapp. He is now writing exciting st…

Swedish title: Antikvariat Blå Spegeln

Series: David & Larissa

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 06-03-2006

Format: 176 pages, b/w illustrations

Eleven Years On Earth

Lotta Olsson

We spend a week and a half with Lisa during the autumn of Year 5 – Lisa’s older sister is up to something shady, and at last the Detective Club has a mystery to solve. Lisa finds a secret note in her jacket pocket, signed V – presumably from Veronica…

Swedish title: Elva år på jorden

Series: Lisa Bengtsson's memoirs

Category: Children

Pub date: 06-03-2006

Format: 128 pages, b/w illustrations

Billy and the strange day

Birgitta Stenberg

Billy dreams a fantastic dream where he is going around in the nice pedal car which he has seen in the toyshop’s window. When he wakes up he remembers that today is his birthday. Might a pedal car be in one of his presents? No … probably not. Or mayb…

Swedish title: Billy och den konstiga dagen

Series: Billy

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 01-03-2006