Books

Drowning in Silence

Åsa Leijon

A haunting and atmospheric debut dealing with the aftermath of a disappearance, set deep in the isolated Swedish countryside where secrets are taken to the grave.It’s been almost a year since Jannica, the wildly popular daughter of Otto and Mona, dis…

Swedish title: Drunkna tyst

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 19-01-2021

Almost Good at Life

Conny Palmkvist

A deeply-human and affecting narrative about a love greater than any words.ALMOST GOOD AT LIFE is a moving story about a father’s love for his daughter who is unlike everyone else. When much-longed-for baby Lova is born, her arrival is joyful but mar…

Swedish title: Nästan bra på livet

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 05-01-2021

You, Me and New Year’s Eve

Karin Wallén

Colleen Hoover meets the film New Year’s Eve meets Anita Hughes in an entertaining and affecting debut.It’s New Year’s Eve 1999 and Stockholm is feeling the buzz of the new millennium; fireworks are going off, champagne corks are flying and everyone…

Swedish title: Flera sidor av oss

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 04-11-2020

The Little Old Lady Strikes Back

Catharina Ingelman-Sundberg

A delightful and heartwarming novel that proves the adage that it’s not the years in your life that count, it’s the life in your years.This is the fourth book in the beloved and internationally bestselling ’League of Pensioners’ series. Märtha and th…

Swedish title: Goda rån är dyra

Series: The League of Pensioners

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 23-09-2020

Hill of the Fairies

Elisabet Nemert

Sweden’s beloved author of historical women’s fiction returns with a story of sisterhood across time and space, everlasting loyalty and unpredictable love.When Celine’s husband unceremoniously tells her that he’s found someone new and wants a divorce…

Swedish title: Älvornas kulle

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 16-09-2020

Ya Leila

Donia Saleh

The humour in Queenie meets the style of Jonas Hassen Khemiri in this unapologetically political, disarmingly honest, and heart-rendingly identifyable story about loyalty and love, and what happens when you step out of the box that someone else has d…

Swedish title: Ya Leila

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 21-08-2020

I Don’t Like Mondays

Clara Clementine Eliasson

Akin to Emma Cline’s The Girls and classic Thelma & Louise, I DON’T LIKE MONDAYS is an emotionally-charged whirlwind of a debut novel, loosely based on the infamous ‘I don’t like Mondays’ 1979 school shooter Brenda Ann Spencer, focusing on the months…

Swedish title: Mot San Francisco

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 31-07-2020

The Women at Flanagans

Åsa Hellberg

From the 800,000-copy bestselling author Åsa Hellberg, the second instalment in the Flanagans seriesWelcome back to Flanagans Hotel, where the glitterati of London and glamorous visitors from around the globe come to stay. It’s now the 1980s, and rum…

Swedish title: Kvinnorna på Flanagans

Series: The Flanagans Series

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 01-07-2020