Books

The Six Walls of Life

Nina Burton

From the 2016 August Prize for Non-Fiction winner comes a beguiling and in many ways exceptional nature memoir, an homage to the natural world around us.What begins with a renovation of Nina Burton’s summer cottage, swiftly turns into an exploration…

Swedish title: Livets tunna väggar

Category: General Non-Fiction / Essays

Pub date: 15-09-2020

Children Who Have Changed the World

Jenny Strömstedt

Seventeen children who in various ways have made the world a better place. Such as Louis Braille who invented Braille, Margaret Knight who invented all sorts of things (and had to fight in court for her patents), Liam Hannon who made sandwiches for t…

Swedish title: Barn som förändrat världen

Category: Children / Fiction 9-12

Pub date: 14-09-2020

Format: 184 x 247 mm, 160 pages

Sonja and the Hat Split

Måns Gahrton

A beautiful and thought-provoking story about divorce and finding your place in a new family constellation. Sonja alternates living with Mummy one week and Daddy the next. Both places are nice but in different ways. When autumn comes Daddy brings out…

Swedish title: Sonja och skilsmössan

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 14-09-2020

Format: 195 x 260 mm, 32 pages, colour

The Helsingør Crossing

Conny Palmkvist

The first-ever full account of one of Europe’s most daring wartime humanitarian operations.A plucky group of unassuming Danes and Swedish security police risked their lives to orchestrate the safe passage of as many endangered Danish Jews as possible…

Swedish title: Sundets röda nejlikor

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

Pub date: 09-09-2020

The Five Demons

Ola Lindholm, Johan Lindqvist

From time immemorial there have been criminals and there have been heroes who have fought criminality and stood up for justice. Twelve-year old Sam has been trained to be one of the world’s strongest and cleverest agents. Together with Kung Pow maste…

Swedish title: Kung Pow. De fem demonerna

Series: King Pow

Category: Children / Fiction 9-12

Pub date: 09-09-2020

Format: 148 & 210 mm, 160 pages, b&w illustrations

Snus!

Mats Jonson

Revised edition. Swedish snus, a form of smokeless tobacco, occupies a unique position in the world and is constantly developing thanks to carefully-considered tobacco choices, well-tested flavours, and high-quality production methods. Both larger an…

Swedish title: Snus!

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction / Crafts & Hobbies

Pub date: 09-09-2020

Format: 170x240 mm, 128 pages

Mystical Places and Unsolved Mysteries

Sarah Sheppard

Curious about all things that is mystical and exciting? Come along to Stonehenge, Easter Island and Dracula’s castle. Investigate jungles and ruins in search of the fountain of youth and the Holy Grail. Does Bigfoot exist? What is a sinkhole? Where i…

Swedish title: Jorden runt: Mystiska platser och olösta mysterier

Series: Around the World

Category: Children / Children´s Non Fiction

Pub date: 08-09-2020

Format: 250 x 340 mm, 40 pages, colour

My Meal Plan

Zeina Mourtada

A cookery book with a focus on quick-to-make everyday food and practical menus for the week to turn to when time and ideas are in short supply. There are loads of recipes that will get everyone gathering eagerly around the dinner table, such as Thai…

Swedish title: Veckans matsedel

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction / Food & Drink

Pub date: 08-09-2020

Format: 195x260 mm, 176 pages