Books

Enough! (The Sex Strike)

Åsa Hellberg

Majken has had enough in Åsa Hellberg’s first YA novel. Enough of hearing the word “whore” in the school corridors, enough of anonymous dick pics being sent to the girls’ mobile phones.When Majken announces a sex strike at her upper secondary school,…

Swedish title: Sexstrejken

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 10-06-2019

Format: 135x210 mm, 320 pages

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 / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 25-03-2019

Format: 170x240 mm, 112 pages, colour

Hating Gustavsberg

Agnes Lindström

Mirre lives in Gustavsberg and she sees it as being a form of punishment. Nothing ever happens here. No conflicts. No surprises. Until Mirre comes out of the closet – to the surprise of herself and her family. Agnes Lindstrom’s first novel is a refre…

Swedish title: Hata Gustavsberg

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 15-08-2017

Format: 125 x 197 mm, 280 pages

The longing of my narrow shoulders

Maria Frensborg

The Longing of my Narrow Shoulders is a tale about being yourself, and staying true to yourself, at the same time as you’re madly in love. With a large dose of humour, intuition and insight, Maria Frensborg writes about love, friendship, betrayal and…

Swedish title: Mina smala axlars längtan

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 07-08-2017

Format: 125 x 197 mm, 376 pages

As the Stars Fall

Lin Hallberg

 Tess and Tom. Tom and Tess. And how love and loyalty to a horse can give so much power that one can make the seemingly impossible in order to save it.  Tess’s parents plan to follow her grandmother’s last wish. They leave town on a cold January nigh…

Swedish title: Som stjärnor faller

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 01-06-2017

Format: 125 x 197 mm, 192 pages

You are Going to Miss Me!

Moa Herngren

I am seventeen years old. I decided to become an adult less than 24 hours ago and I’m already a criminal. Now I’m on the run from the police and hiding in the woods.When Mom travels to the countryside with her new lover and Dad flyes to Mallorca with…

Swedish title: Ni kommer sakna mig

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 02-05-2017

Format: 134x213 mm, 304 pages

Reasonably Lucky Moments

Åsa Asptjärn

New term, new school and new friends. Emanuel can finally be a whole new person and start afresh. But who is he? And perhaps more importantly, who does he want to be? With Emanuel Kent, Åsa Asptjärn created a brilliant anti-hero, the Swedish response…

Swedish title: Rimligt lyckade ögonblick

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 13-01-2017

Format: 125x197 mm, 224 pages

The Crystal City

Maths Claesson

The adventure begins! Linux is at last on his way to fulfilling his dream of one day becoming a space pilot. But the competition at the school in Crystal City is harder than ever. Linux is at last starting out! An entirely new life begins at the Crys…

Swedish title: Kristallstaden

Series: Linux

Category: Children / Fiction 12-15

Pub date: 18-09-2014

Format: 300 pages, 134 x 213 mm