Rose Lagercrantz

Agent

Mathilde Coffy

Literary Agent | Children's & YA

Rose Lagercrantz

Rose Lagercrantz is an author of books for children as well as for adults. Her first book was published in 1973. Rose Lagercrantz has been awarded with the Astrid Lindgren Prize, The August Prize, Heffaklumpen and The Nils Holgersson plaque. Her books have been translated into 19 languages so far.

Books by Rose Lagercrantz

When I am Happiest

Rose Lagercrantz

Just when the summer holidays are about to begin what shouldn’t happen, happens: Dunne’s father is run over and is taken to hospital. “I have to see my daddy. Now!” wails Dunne. She and grandma go to the hospital and Dunne is allowed to see him and w…

Swedish title: Sist jag var som lyckligast

Series: Dunne

Category: Children

Pub date: 14-04-2014

This is My Life

Rose Lagercrantz

Every year Sophia yearns to go to summer camp. Her biggest dream is to be with the other kids, “the normal ones” as she calls them. But it is not so simple when you are not ordinary. Sophia is autistic. On her birthday, she suddenly decides to escape…

Swedish title: Detta är mitt liv

Category: Children

Pub date: 25-03-2019

See you Whenever

Rose Lagercrantz

In this fifth title in the series, Dunne’s father finally comes home from the hospital where he was treated after a car accident. The school term has just begun and the class embarks on an excursion to Skansen, the big open-air museum and zoo. “Stick…

Swedish title: Vi ses när vi ses

Series: Dunne

Category: Children

Pub date: 01-04-2016

Mystery For Extra-terrestrials

Rose Lagercrantz

Rosa Lagercrantz has written a considerable number of children’s books. This is her first mystery – and it’s rather special. The story takes place in the school where Humlan [Bumble Bee], the heroine, is just starting in Class 4. She’s just moved to…

Swedish title: Mysterium för utomjordingar

Category: Children

Pub date: 12-03-2007

My Heart Skips and Laughs

Rose Lagercrantz

Rose Lagercrantz and Eva Eriksson are some of our most beloved children’s book veterans and their consistently lively work together goes back a long way. Here they tell the story, in words and pictures, of Dunne who is trying to take life as it comes…

Swedish title: Mitt hjärta hoppar och skrattar

Series: Dunne

Category: Children

Pub date: 04-06-2012

My Happy Life

Rose Lagercrantz

My Happy Life was selected a Notable Book of 2013 by New York Times.This particular night, Dunne can’t get to sleep. “Count sheep!” Dad says. But Dunne counts other things instead: all the times she has been happy – and unhappy. Dunne has longed to s…

Swedish title: Mitt lyckliga liv

Series: Dunne

Category: Children

Pub date: 09-08-2010

Love is Better Than No Love

Rose Lagercrantz

It is spring and Dunne travels to Rome to attend Dad’s wedding. It is thanks to her that Dad and Vera are getting married. At least that’s what she thinks.But to her dismay, her best friend in the whole world, Ella Frida, is not invited. Dad said no….

Swedish title: Kärlek är bättre än ingen kärlek

Series: Dunne

Category: Children

Pub date: 30-08-2019

Little Black Dog in the Night

Rose Lagercrantz

Samson is a little black dog, one of those happy dogs that love greeting all the other dogs, even the big grumpy ones. Samson’s mum collapsed in the underground station and is carried away by the paramedics. In their rush they hadn’t noticed the dog….

Swedish title: Liten svart hund i natten

Category: Children

Pub date: 12-10-2017

Life according to Dunne

Rose Lagercrantz

Much-loved books full of humor, intense feelings and true friendship. A dead-cert about feelings from a child’s point of view by children’s book veterans Rose Lagercrantz and Eva Eriksson. It is Dunne’s first summer holiday and the best so far! She i…

Swedish title: Livet enligt Dunne

Series: Dunne

Category: Children

Pub date: 13-04-2015

Dunne – The Perfect Present

Rose Lagercrantz

Swedish title: Lycklig den som Dunne får

Series: Dunne

Category: Children

Pub date: 01-03-2018

The Collected Adventures and Destinies of Metteborg

Samuel Lagercrantz

Fun and easy to read, this new series is all about Dunne’s school friend Metteborg and life in junior school, written by children’s book veterans Rose Lagercrantz and Eva Eriksson. With brilliant teamwork between text and pictures they capture Metteb…

Swedish title: Metteborgs samlade öden och äventyr i ettan, tvåan och trean

Category: Children

Pub date: 30-06-2016