Books

Ester’s Longing

Lin Hallberg

Every child needs a pet – and that’s something that the sales assistant in the magical pet shop knows. Ester sits and looks out of the window of the basement room her family now lives in. She can see the street outside and it’s new and unfamiliar. Ho…

Swedish title: Ester längtar

Series: The Magic Pet Shop

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 03-07-2017

Format: 148 x 210mm, 64 pages, color

Bad Luck in the Castle

Magnus Ljunggren

An easy to read adventure about knights for boys and girls that have just started to read. This exciting tale complete with action-packed illustrations is about the three friends Egon, Fiona and Urban.   The king is planning a magnificent birthday pa…

Swedish title: Otur i borgen

Series: The School for Knights

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 03-07-2017

Format: 148 x 210mm, 64 pages, color

Earth’s Scariest Creatures

Jens Hansegård

People have always believed in mythical creatures and beings, even if they haven’t been able to prove that they exist, and there are plenty of tales about elemental beings and scary beasts. If you’re not easily scared, you’ll enjoy the book’s easy to…

Swedish title: Jordens läskigaste väsen

Series: Easy-to-read facts

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 03-07-2017

Format: 148 x 210mm, 48 pages, color

Starting School

Helena Bross

It’s the day before Isak starts school. He’s at home in bed and has butterflies in his tummy. Starting school feels exciting, fun and scary all at the same time. Just imagine learning to read and count, and being with children that you’ve never met b…

Swedish title: Boken om att börja skolan

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 03-07-2017

Format: 148 x 210mm, 176 pages, color

The Marble Game

Helena Bross

The Marble Game is the 21st book in Helena Bross’ popular early reader series about the friends in ”Class 1B” – a series of books that both boys and girls can identify with. And this time, everyone in Class 1B needs to stick together.   A new boy has…

Swedish title: Spela kula

Series: Class 1B

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 03-07-2017

Format: 148 x 210mm, 64 pages, color

First Aid for Animals

Grethe Rottböll

Udde and Leija have started First Aid for Animals. There are a lot of animals out there that need their help and many of them are surprisingly close – just outside the house or even in the drawer. The club has its own motto: ”Don’t be scared of natur…

Swedish title: Första naturhjälpen räddar djuren

Series: Easy-to-read facts

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 12-06-2017

Format: 148 x 210mm, 64 pages, color

The Summer of Kim Novak

Håkan Nesser

One summer in Närke at the beginning of the sixties. “It’s going to be a hard summer”, says 14-year-old Erik’s father. And it is.This is the summer when Kim Novak gives Erik his first glimpse of what life has to offer. But what is actually happening?…

Swedish title: Kim Novak badade aldrig i Genesarets sjö

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 12-06-2017

Understanding Your Dog

Bo Söderström

Do dogs react more negatively towards people that aren’t nice to their owners? How much of a wolf ’s and a dog’s behaviour is innate? Are there dogs that are right-pawed or left­pawed? How can I train my dog by myself? And is it really true that Alsa…

Swedish title: Hur tänker din hund?

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction / Animals & Nature

Pub date: 05-06-2017

Format: 170x235mm 248 pages