Books

Attack of the Space Monsters

Måns Gahrton, Johan Unenge

A humorous series for all ages, about the quirky Rantanen family who run a hotel in the countryside. A cake pan is suddenly found empty and the piglet Pyret also seems to be missing. Something fishy is going on at the hotel! A bunch of UFO hunters so…

Swedish title: Rymdmonstren anfaller

Series: The Golden Pigtail Hotel

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 27-08-2020

Format: 148 x 210 mm, 112 pages, b&w illustrations

300 Degrees

Pernilla Ericson

Who can you trust to help you put out the fire, when you don’t know who is fanning the flames?It is summer 2023 and the world is on fire. A brutal heatwave plagues half the world’s countries with drought and firestorms in its wake. In Australia, whol…

Swedish title: 300 grader

Series: Lilly Hed series

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 26-08-2020

Cooking Up the Good Life

Tareq Taylor, Sara Ask

A cookery book with the ambition to inspire and guide anyone who wants to improve their health through their food. It also works as a manual for becoming happier and more alert and maybe even turn our life around if we’ve received an unfortunate diag…

Swedish title: Det goda livet

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction / Food & Drink

Pub date: 25-08-2020

Format: 195x260 mm, 272 pages

Planet of the Fungi

Jesper Nyström

Why can you grow button mushrooms but not chanterelles? A seemingly simple question posed to Jesper Nyström by his daughter during a mushroom picking trip. Despite being a science journalist with a PhD in biology, he didn’t know the answer. This ques…

Swedish title: Svamparnas planet

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction / Animals & Nature

Pub date: 25-08-2020

Format: 148x210 mm, 208 pages

Indra Larsson’s Improbable Horse Diary

Lin Hallberg

Celebrated author Lin Hallberg is back with her third book about the daydreaming and totally animal-mad Indra Larsson.It’s spring and love is in the air! Mummy’s “friend” Arvid arrives with his stripy pyjamas and is going to stay over. Thea is convin…

Swedish title: Indra Larssons rätt osannolika hästdagbok

Series: The Horse Whisperer

Category: Children / Fiction 9-12

Pub date: 24-08-2020

Format: 135 x 185 mm, 208 pages

Two of Everything

Rose Lagercrantz

An unforgettable story with a great deal of warmth about two children’s friendship in a difficult time. In the little Transylvanian town there are two of everything. Two rivers, two main streets, two graveyards, and two friends who run faster than al…

Swedish title: Två av allt

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 24-08-2020

Format: Format 148 x 210 mm, 112 pages, colour

Rogue Wave

Lars Berge

Acclaimed journalist Lars Berge embarks on a personal odyssey in the footsteps of a seafaring ancestor at the heart of an onboard miracle, from Scandinavia to the ports of Wales and the United States.The full-rigged SS Alcides sailed the world at the…

Swedish title: Monstervågen

Category: General Non-Fiction / Narrative & General Non-Fiction

Pub date: 21-08-2020

Ya Leila

Donia Saleh

The humour in Queenie meets the style of Jonas Hassen Khemiri in this unapologetically political, disarmingly honest, and heart-rendingly identifyable story about loyalty and love, and what happens when you step out of the box that someone else has d…

Swedish title: Ya Leila

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 21-08-2020