Åsa Ottosson

© Roine Magnusson


Matilda Gredfors Andersson

Foreign Rights Manager | Illustrated & Practical Non-Fiction

Åsa Ottosson

Åsa and Mats Ottosson are both journalists and writers with a close relationship to nature. Together with nature photographer Roine Magnusson, they’ve written several books including the acclaimed Close to Birds (August Prize nominated 2017) and Kor – a love story ( Pandabook of the Year 2012). They all have long-standing professional relationships with both practitioners and researchers and have interviewed hundreds of people about what experiences with nature can mean for our health.

Books by Åsa Ottosson

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

Pub date: 28-04-2020

Format: 148 x 210 mm, 192 pages

Close to Birds

Roine Magnusson, Mats Ottosson, Åsa Ottosson

Not a single other wild creature comes as close to us or can warm our hearts, arouse our curiosity and make our pulses rise as much as birds.Close to Birds presents the birds around us as never before. Roine Magnusson – nature’s own studio photograph…

Swedish title: Nära fåglar

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction

Pub date: 29-09-2017

Format: 220x235 mm, 240 pages