Books

Smart

Maria Gunther

In the style of David Epstein’s Range, SMART is an authoritative and engrossing big think book about what science has to say about intelligence.The question ‘What is intelligence?’ may seem simple to answer, but the study and measurement of human int…

Swedish title: Smart

Category: General Non-Fiction / Narrative & General Non-Fiction

Pub date: 30-04-2020

Every Other Pine, Every Other Fir

Axel Lindén

By the internationally bestselling author of Counting Sheep: My 1021 Days in the FieldHow should you manage a forest, when what you really want to do is let it return to its natural state, not view it as an investment to be maximised?Axel Lindén is a…

Swedish title: Tillstånd

Category: General Non-Fiction / Narrative & General Non-Fiction

Pub date: 18-02-2020

Dancing with Distractions

Johan Bergstad

How to become the pilot of your life and creativity by Sweden’s foremost expert on focus-training and long-time collaborative partner of Jon Kabat-Zinn.Are you juggling a hundred things at once, at work and in your personal life, and need help to foc…

Swedish title: Hjärnfokus – Så blir du lugn, kreativ och fokuserad

Category: General Non-Fiction / Narrative & General Non-Fiction

Pub date: 27-12-2019

The New Age of Disorder

Carl Bildt

“In two or three decades, we will have more of an answer to what “The Great Time of Troubles” will have meant for our world. Were we able to maintain peace? Is there still hope for the great global challenges? Do nations see each other as partners in…

Swedish title: Den nya oredans tid

Category: General Non-Fiction / Narrative & General Non-Fiction

Pub date: 01-11-2019

Sweden—Poland

Herman Lindqvist

By Sweden’s pre-eminent historian, who has sold over 650,000 copies across his authorship.For a thousand years, Swedes and Poles have met in war and love, yet their story and connection is not well known or obvious to many. Twice, Swedish armies have…

Swedish title: Sverige–Polen : 1000 år av krig och kärlek

Category: General Non-Fiction / History

Pub date: 06-09-2019

Selma Lagerlöf

Anna-Karin Palm

A definitive and vital portrait of the Nobel Prize-winning author—over 20,000 copies sold to date!Selma Lagerlöf (1858-1940) was revered by readers, lauded by critics, and loved around the world. Behind the public image of the Nobel Prize-winner we f…

Swedish title: Jag vill sätta världen i rörelse

Category: General Non-Fiction

Pub date: 16-08-2019

The Gospel of Eels

Patrik Svensson

Part H Is for Hawk, part The Soul of an Octopus, The Book of Eels is both a meditation on the world’s most elusive fish—the eel—and a reflection on the human condition Remarkably little is known about the European eel, Anguilla anguilla. So little, i…

Swedish title: Ålevangeliet

Category: General Non-Fiction / Narrative & General Non-Fiction

Pub date: 30-07-2019

I Breathe, Therefore I am

Caroline Cederquist

How do you break up with your own mother?’I have risen above the misery from which I came. I’ve been in therapy for many years and created a good life for myself with a wonderful daughter, fantastic friends, and a career in journalism. And I have put…

Swedish title: Jag andas, alltså finns jag

Category: General Non-Fiction

Pub date: 17-05-2019