Books

FILTER: Fiction 6-9X

The Shadow

Petrus Dahlin

Easy-to-read scary book! On a dark autumn night, as Alvaro is walking home, he senses that he is being followed. But as he turns around, he sees nothing but his own shadow. The same thing happens the next day, and Alvaro soon realizes that his own sh…

Swedish title: Skuggan

Series: Read At Your Own Risk

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 27-12-2019

Format: 148x210 mm, 64 pages, color

Help! It Wasn’t My Fault!

Jo Salmson

The books in the highly popular Help! series are very easy for children to read and relate to.

Swedish title: Hjälp! Det var inte mitt fel!

Series: Help!

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 27-12-2019

Format: 148x210 mm, 64 pages, colour

Magical December

Katarina Genar

A shimmering Christmas story to read, one chapter a day, until Christmas eve! Nothing is as it should, with Julia’s best friend having moved away and her parents being constantly busy with work.She isn’t even sure that there will be a Christmas at al…

Swedish title: Magisk december

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 04-10-2019

Format: 170x240 mm, 128 pages, color

Ghost Disco

Katarina Genar

Greta loves her mystical school, where there is always something exciting going on. Tonight is Halloween, night of the dead, and there will be a disco at the school. But what can be heard from the attic? Is someone having a party there? Come along to…

Swedish title: Mystiska skolan. Spökdiscot

Series: The Mysterious School

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 03-10-2019

Format: 148x210 mm, 64 pages, color

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 / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 30-08-2019

Format: 148x210 mm, 228 pages, b/w illustrations

Gösta and Mona

Martin Widmark

What was it like to grow up before there were any screens? When your parents or grandparents grew up? This book depicts an exciting time when children were often left to look after themselves, playing in yards and odd spaces, bicycling without helmet…

Swedish title: Gösta och Mona

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 30-08-2019

Format: 170x240 mm, 112 pages, color

The World’s Bravest

Alexander Karim

What is it like to be scared of everything – but still be forced to do the scariest thing of all?Alba lives on a faraway island with her wild siblings. She is scared of almost everything. After a violent storm, all of her siblings disappear and she i…

Swedish title: Modigast i världen

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 26-08-2019

Format: 148x210 mm, 96 pages, color

The Movie Mystery

Martin Widmark

The famous film director Omar Rauk is coming to Valleby to make a movie, and he invites the Valleby residents to an audition. Muhammed Karat, Dino Panini and Rune Andersson are competing for the same extra role, but the film team puts them down. Inst…

Swedish title: Filmmysteriet

Series: The Whodunnit Detective Agency

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 26-08-2019

Format: 148x210mm, 96 pages, color