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I Don’t Like Mondays

Clara Clementine Eliasson

I DON’T LIKE MONDAYS is a dramatic coming of age story of first love and female friendship, loosely based on the real 1979 San Diego school shooter Brenda Ann Spencer. Reminiscent of Emma Cline’s The Girls and the classic Thelma & Louise, I DON’T LIK…

Swedish title: Mot San Francisco

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 12-08-2020

Before the Clouds Come

Mari Jungstedt

The new series by the international multi-million-copy bestselling author.In the new series by ‘one of Scandinavia’s best crime writers’ (The Times) we are introduced to new fascinating characters and an evocative setting; the Málaga province in the…

Swedish title: Innan molnen kommer

Series: Andalucia

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 01-06-2020

Collected Works

Lydia Sandgren

A sensational literary debut ten years in the making by rising star Lydia Sandgren.Martin Berg, owner of a small, ailing publishing house, is tumbling into a life crisis. Several years ago, Martin’s wife, Cecilia Berg, disappeared from his and their…

Swedish title: Samlade verk

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 31-03-2020

Maiden Lane

Philip Teir

When Richard meets the beautiful and slightly older Paula at a Christmas publishing party, his feelings are stirred, as if all the pieces of the puzzle of his life have finally fallen into place. A year passes and Richard finds himself increasingly d…

Swedish title: Jungfrustigen

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 28-02-2020

Gravity

Andrzej Tichý

An intense, polyphonic story collection by an important and acclaimed voice in contemporary Swedish literature.In PURITY, Andrzej Tichý combines a short-form, multi-faceted narrative of the chaotic outbursts within the relative order of society. The…

Swedish title: Renheten

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 14-02-2020

Child’s Play

Bo Svernström

A new crime thriller featuring Carl Edson and Jodie Söderberg by the bestselling author of VictimsRobert Lindström harbours a childhood secret: he killed his best friend Max in a fit of rage when he was eleven years old. Or, did he?Robert was accused…

Swedish title: Lekarna

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 14-02-2020

The Afflicted

Karin Wahlberg

Sweden’s answer to Tess Gerritsen returns with an immediate bestseller. 32,000 copies sold within a month.Karin Wahlberg has gained a critical mass following in Sweden with the success of the Claes Claesson series, as well as the more recent ’Hospita…

Swedish title: De drabbade

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 24-01-2020

Tropic of Crocodile

Jona Elings Knutsson

In this wondrous and imaginative novel, crocodiles gifted by Fidel Castro occupy a small Soviet bathtub, a woman is battling her crippling grief by day-dreaming about space travel, and a mother of two makes murderous plans in her battle to survive.Pr…

Swedish title: Krokodilens vändkrets

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 24-01-2020