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Op. 101

Horace Engdahl

Horace Engdahl is back with OP 101, a new collection of the aphorisms, shorter essays and sudden notions that he has made into a genre of his own. This time, the author looks out from the balcony in his new hometown, onto a new existence that has sha…

Swedish title: Op. 101

Category: General Non-Fiction / Essays

Pub date: 10-11-2021

Erik – Ruler of the North and Pirate King

Herman Lindqvist

By Sweden’s pre-eminent historian, who has sold over 650 000 copies across the authorship.When he was only fourteen years old he became the king of Sweden and just a year later he was crowned the king of all the Nordic countries—the man who is now fa…

Swedish title: Erik – Nordens härskare och sjörövarkung

Category: General Non-Fiction / History

Pub date: 20-08-2021

Women on the Verge of Burnout

Hedvig Söderlund

When Hedvig Söderlund was promoted to professor of psychology, she went on sick leave due to exhaustion syndrome. She had already achieved national and international success as a researcher into how memory is organised in the brain. Seeing as memory…

Swedish title: Den utbrända hjärnforskaren

Category: General Non-Fiction / Lifestyle, Inspiration & Health

Pub date: 08-03-2021

Format: 151x225mm, 240 pages

Digital Tsunami

Katarina Gospic

Learn to understand how digitalisation and technological advances might be the saviour of humanity, on many levels. If used correctly, in the right hands, not only can we lift people out of poverty and improve health, we can even save our planet.This…

Swedish title: Digital tsunami

Category: General Non-Fiction / Lifestyle, Inspiration & Health

Pub date: 26-01-2021

Format: 135 x 215 mm, 200 pages

The Health Enigma

Anders Wallensten

How should you live in order to stay as healthy as possible? Doctor and epidemiologist Anders Wallensten takes us back to our origins in a quest for the answer. How are we affected by having a body that is designed for different stresses and strains…

Swedish title: Hälsogåtan

Category: General Non-Fiction / Lifestyle, Inspiration & Health

Pub date: 29-12-2020

Format: 148x210 mm

Notes from a Summer Cottage

Nina Burton

From the 2016 August Prize for Non-Fiction winner comes a beguiling and in many ways exceptional nature memoir, an homage to the natural world around us.What begins with a renovation of Nina Burton’s summer cottage, swiftly turns into an exploration…

Swedish title: Livets tunna väggar

Category: General Non-Fiction / Essays

Pub date: 15-09-2020

The Helsingør Crossing

Conny Palmkvist

The first-ever full account of one of Europe’s most daring wartime humanitarian operations.A plucky group of unassuming Danes and Swedish security police risked their lives to orchestrate the safe passage of as many endangered Danish Jews as possible…

Swedish title: Sundets röda nejlikor

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

Pub date: 09-09-2020

Rogue Wave

Lars Berge

Acclaimed journalist Lars Berge embarks on a personal odyssey in the footsteps of a seafaring ancestor at the heart of an onboard miracle, from Scandinavia to the ports of Wales and the United States.The full-rigged SS Alcides sailed the world at the…

Swedish title: Monstervågen

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

Pub date: 21-08-2020