Books

The Movie Mystery

Martin Widmark

The famous film director Omar Rauk is coming to Valleby to make a movie, and he invites the Valleby residents to an audition. Muhammed Karat, Dino Panini and Rune Andersson are competing for the same extra role, but the film team puts them down. Inst…

Swedish title: Filmmysteriet

Series: The Whodunnit Detective Agency

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 26-08-2019

The Blind King

Nils Håkanson

Christmastime, 1922. During a burglary of an obscure antique dealer in Stockholm, Tycho Brahe’s last diary is stolen. The motley crew of private detectives, fraudsters, and former agents who make up Department Vanadis are tasked with finding the stol…

Swedish title: Den blinde konungens spira

Series: The Vanadis series

Category: Fiction / Literature & Fiction

Pub date: 23-08-2019

Extreme Weather

Martin Hedberg

In this book, meteorologist Martin Hedberg brings us on a fascinating exploration of the world’s most extreme weather. He explains the big picture as well as the exceptional weather phenomena, with fantastic and sometimes frightening images depicting…

Swedish title: Extremt väder

Category: Non Fiction / Animals & Nature

Pub date: 22-08-2019

Climate Friendly Meals

Paul Svensson

Over a third of the food produced in the world is discarded, a terrible waste of both resources and money, and a large strain on the environment. It is time to take action against food waste, and award-winning chef Paul Svensson knows how. He started…

Swedish title: Rädda maten!

Category: Non Fiction / Food & Drink

Pub date: 20-08-2019

Carnality

Lina Wolff

A literary feast by the author of the award-winning, 70,000 copy bestseller, The Polyglot Lovers.A Swedish writer travels to Madrid for inspiration for her next project, where she meets a man in a bar with an extraordinary story to tell. In exchange…

Swedish title: Köttets tid

Category: Fiction / Literature & Fiction

Pub date: 20-08-2019

Selma Lagerlöf

Anna-Karin Palm

The evocative biography of the Nobel Prize-winning author Selma Lagerlöf (1858-1940), revered by readers, lauded by critics and loved around the world. Behind the public image of the Nobel Prize winner we find a brave, unapologetic woman with audacio…

Swedish title: Jag vill sätta världen i rörelse

Category: Non Fiction / Biography & Memoirs

Pub date: 16-08-2019

Refractions

Thom Lundberg

From the award-winning author Thom Lundberg comes REFRACTIONS, a literary search for universal truth set in the world of opera Johan, returning to work at The Royal Opera in Stockholm after a bad break-up and ensuing sick leave, is tasked with docume…

Swedish title: Föreställningar

Category: Fiction / Literature & Fiction

Pub date: 16-08-2019

The Treasure Hunt in Mundu Onak

Eva Susso

The lion Mfalme is the king in the kingdom of Mundu Onak, which spans all the way from the beach up to the Large Forest.Mfalme has never dared to go further than that. But one day, the pig Glen is washed up on the beach in Mundu Onak, bringing a trea…

Swedish title: Skattjakten i Mundu Onak

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 12-08-2019