The Curious Fish

Elsa Beskow

When Flash, a very curious little fish, is caught and held prisoner on dry land, his aunts and uncles are determined to save him. But how can they leave the water to go to his rescue? With the help of a wise old frog and a little magic, even the most…

Swedish title: Sagan om den nyfikna abborren

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 23-09-2005


Mari Jungstedt

Mari Jungstedt is a major Swedish Crime sensation: 15 books published in 17 languages. UNKNOWN is the third book in her Gotland series.It’s summer on Gotland and an international group of archaeology students are excavating an ancient Viking site. Th…

Swedish title: Den inre kretsen

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 20-09-2005

The Persecutor

Magnus Nordin

Magnus Nordin’s previous juvenile novel The Princess and the Murderer was named best juvenile crime novel of 2003, and was nominated for the prestigious August Prize the same year. Now he’s back – with a new and captivating thriller! Robert has been…

Swedish title: Förföljaren

Category: Children / Young Adult

Pub date: 26-08-2005

Format: 240 pages

Playing Three

Carin Wirsén

Sara, Stina and Lina are playing together. But it’s not that easy to play three, there is always someone who is left out. Either the name is not right, or you make the wrong choice or you are just different. Playing three is a wonderfully cruel, funn…

Swedish title: Leka tre

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 26-08-2005

Format: 32 pages, colour lillustrations, 220 x 200 mm

Now, Tomorrow!

Annika Thor

This is a thought-provoking picture of a particular era, focusing on the dreams of four young people. The year is 1968. The month is May. The day is – no, it doesn’t matter. It is a day like any other. Or a day that changes everything. We meet Li, An…

Swedish title: Nu, imorgon!

Category: Children / Young Adult

Pub date: 26-08-2005

Format: 256 pages

Sandor slash Ida

Sara Kadefors

Ida is sixteen-years old and lives in Stockholm with her mother. Her mother suffers from depression and mainly lies in bed with her face turned to the wall, her hair dirty, wearing a pair of jogging pants. Ida takes charge and forgives her mother whe…

Swedish title: Sandor slash Ida

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 19-08-2005

Who’s angry?

Stina Wirsén

A teddy bear is building a tower with his toy bricks. The cat asks if he can join in. ‘No, it’s my tower,’ says the bear. ‘What a nasty bear,’ says the cat. ‘Very nasty indeed.’ A warm, funny book for small people about big feelings – like how angry…

Swedish title: Vem är arg?

Series: Who?

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 15-08-2005

Format: 32 pages, 170x170mm, color

Märklin and Turbin

Ulf Stark

Swedish title: Märklin och Turbin

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 15-08-2005

Format: 140 pages, b/w illustrations