Books

The Lily Pond

Annika Thor

Swedish title: Näckrosdammen

Series: A Faraway Island 2

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 27-04-2017

Open Sea

Annika Thor

Swedish title: Öppet hav

Series: A Faraway Island 4

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 27-04-2017

Format: 208 pages

A Faraway Island

Annika Thor

Stephie and Nellie Steiner are sent from Vienna to Sweden in 1939 to escape the German persecution of the Jews. Their mother and father have to remain behind, and Stephie, who is twelve, has promised to look after her little sister. On the ferry carr…

Swedish title: En ö i havet

Series: A Faraway Island 1

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 27-04-2017

Deep Sea

Annika Thor

Review for the English edition: ‘The third installment in a proposed quartet of books about Stephie’s experiences as a Jewish refugee in Sweden during World War II that began with Batchelder-winning Faraway Island (2009) and honor book The Lily Pond…

Swedish title: Havets djup

Series: A Faraway Island 3

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 27-04-2017

Format: 176 pages

Pelle No-Tail’s School: The Book of Dangers and First Help

Gösta Knutsson, Maria Frensborg

Fasten your helmet, put on the life jacket – and do not forget 112! Hazards such as fire, water and traffic are both frightening and fascinating for big and small.  In five short stories, Pelle learns everything about how to save lives as well as how…

Swedish title: Pelle Svanslös skola. Kattastrofboken

Series: Pelle No-Tail

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 25-04-2017

Format: 215x280 mm, 40 pages, color

All Three on the School Yard at The Green Pea Pre-School

Maria Nilsson Thore

 Join Ester, Idde and Valle in their favorite corners of the yard at their pre-school. Follow Idde in the woods as she will need help to feed the crocodiles, hang out by the reserve to find your favorite toys and play with water along with Valle. So…

Swedish title: Alla tre ute på förskolan Ärtan

Series: All Three

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 20-04-2017

Format: 195x240 mm 40 pages, color

All Three Will Play in Pair

Maria Nilsson Thore

Swedish title: Alla tre vill leka två

Series: All Three

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 20-04-2017

Format: 165 x 210 mm 32 pages, color

The Storm and the Monster-Trucks

Daniel Sjölin

 Is there one child who hasn’t dreamed of driving a monster-truck? A small boy becomes the king of the road in this action-packed and humorous picture book. Inspiration comes from the sandbox with all its happy vehicle crashes. There is also a messag…

Swedish title: Stormen och monstertrucken

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 18-04-2017

Format: 195x260 mm, 32 pages, color