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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

The Six Walls of Life

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

What If

Roland Paulsen

This is not a self-help book. This is a societal-help book.What if we are doing too little about the Covid-19 pandemic; What if I left my stove on and my house burns down; What if I’ve chosen the wrong partner? Asking “what if?” is our mind’s way of…

Swedish title: Tänk om

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

Pub date: 31-07-2020

The Awe Effect

Sara Hammarkrantz, Katrin Sandberg

Did you know that experiencing a sense of awe has proven and lasting positive effects on our wellbeing, health and stress levels? In THE AWE EFFECT, you find out all about the health benefits and personal stories surrounding awe, and ways to adding a…

Swedish title: Förundranseffekten

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

Pub date: 29-05-2020

Format: 148x210 mm, 176 pages

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

Back to Nature

Åsa Ottosson, Mats Ottosson

Where science meets nature—how and why spending time outdoors helps heal our stressed-out minds and bodies.Nature is where it happens! Did you know it’s been scientifically proven that the levels of stress and anxiety in our bodies decrease if we sim…

Swedish title: Närmare naturen

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

Pub date: 28-04-2020

Format: 148 x 210 mm, 192 pages