Books

Slow Food

Jens Linder

NOMINATED TO GOURMAND WORLD COOK BOOK AWARD 2008! Slow Food suits the modern individual. Not just because dishes like beef stew, boeuf bourguignon and Texas chilli are rich, tasty and make you feel good, but because they also take so little time to p…

Swedish title: Långkok

Category: Non Fiction / Food & Drink

Pub date: 18-09-2007

The Death House – a Stone Age Mystery

Jonathan Lindström

A death house is every bit as horrible and exciting as you might imagine in your wildest fantasy! According to the author Jonathan Lindström, the death house he excavated near his aunt Siv’s summer cottage a few miles from Stockholm is the finest Sto…

Swedish title: Dödshuset

Category: Children / Non Fiction

Pub date: 15-09-2007

Josefin and Villa-Ulla – the Kindest Girls in the Whole World

Johan Unenge

It’s not that easy, being kind. Really, really kind. So that you change the world a little bit. Villa-Ulla is sure she has a natural gift. It’s in her genes. Josefin thinks it’s in her genes too, whatever that means. It turns out that kindness can be…

Swedish title: Josefin och Villa-Ulla - snällast i världen

Series: Josefin och Villa-Ulla

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 06-09-2007

When Father Showed Me the Universe

Ulf Stark

Sometimes the most important things are right under your nose… Tonight Dad wants to show his son something very special: the universe. Of course, they can’t possibly embark on such a daring adventure unprepared, so they wrap up warm, gather provisi…

Swedish title: När pappa visade mej världsalltet

Category: Children

Pub date: 03-09-2007

Spot and Splodge at Home

Lotta Geffenblad

Spot and Splodge’s blue sofa is at the very heart of their home and their lives. One evening they discover that both the sofa and the walls are much dirtier than they should be – yuck. But you can sort out splodges and that sort of thing – Spot and S…

Swedish title: Prick och Fläck är hemliga

Series: Spot and Splodge

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 29-08-2007

Brown Tracks

Johan Unenge

David, Jocke and Noa are longing for the snow. Not just a light dusting to cover the mud, but real, deep snow. In the meantime they have to spend some time at the end of every day cleaning their muddy ski suits in Noa’s laundry room. They turn into e…

Swedish title: Bruna spår

Series: The Snow Brothers 2

Category: Children / Fiction 9-12

Pub date: 24-08-2007

The Dead of Summer

Mari Jungstedt

Mari Jungstedt, the major Swedish Crime sensation: 15 books published in 17 languages Set on the picturesque island of Gotland a couple of hours south of Stockholm in the Baltic Sea, is known for its spectacular scenery and wild weather. The isolatio…

Swedish title: I denna ljuva sommartid

Category: Fiction / Mystery & Thrillers

Pub date: 21-08-2007

The Silver Amulet

Jo Salmson

If you invite an almander to cross your threshold, your life will never be the same again. That’s what Rian’s grandfather had told him, but Rian thought it was just a story, because no human being had seen an almander for hundreds of years. But one d…

Swedish title: Silveramuletten

Series: The Return Of The Almanders

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 20-08-2007