Books

I Don’t Like Mondays

Clara Clementine Eliasson

I DON’T LIKE MONDAYS is a dramatic coming of age story of first love and female friendship, loosely based on the real 1979 San Diego school shooter Brenda Ann Spencer. Reminiscent of Emma Cline’s The Girls and the classic Thelma & Louise, I DON’T LIK…

Swedish title: Mot San Francisco

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 12-08-2020

Collected Works

Lydia Sandgren

A sensational literary debut ten years in the making by rising star Lydia Sandgren.Martin Berg, owner of a small, ailing publishing house, is tumbling into a life crisis. Several years ago, Martin’s wife, Cecilia Berg, disappeared from his and their…

Swedish title: Samlade verk

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 31-03-2020

Maiden Lane

Philip Teir

When Richard meets the beautiful and slightly older Paula at a Christmas publishing party, his feelings are stirred, as if all the pieces of the puzzle of his life have finally fallen into place. A year passes and Richard finds himself increasingly d…

Swedish title: Jungfrustigen

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 28-02-2020

Gravity

Andrzej Tichý

An intense, polyphonic story collection by an important and acclaimed voice in contemporary Swedish literature.In PURITY, Andrzej Tichý combines a short-form, multi-faceted narrative of the chaotic outbursts within the relative order of society. The…

Swedish title: Renheten

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 14-02-2020

Tropic of Crocodile

Jona Elings Knutsson

In this wondrous and imaginative novel, crocodiles gifted by Fidel Castro occupy a small Soviet bathtub, a woman is battling her crippling grief by day-dreaming about space travel, and a mother of two makes murderous plans in her battle to survive.Pr…

Swedish title: Krokodilens vändkrets

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 24-01-2020

Sorrow’s Elegy

Anna Takanen

“It takes four generations for a war to leave a family. I am the third generation.” These are the words of Swedish theatre director, actor and writer, Anna Takanen. As the vestiges of the Second World War wrought devastation on Finland with the Conti…

Swedish title: Sörjen som blev

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 18-10-2019

Welcome to Flanagans

Åsa Hellberg

The first in a brand-new series set in London and Sweden marking a new departure for the 800 000-copy bestselling author, Åsa Hellberg.Welcome to Flanagans, where anything can, and will happen! Step into the jet set lifestyle of the 1960s, where aris…

Swedish title: Välkommen till Flanagans

Series: The Flanagans Series

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 04-09-2019

Carnality

Lina Wolff

A literary feast by the author of the award-winning, 75,000 copy bestseller, The Polyglot Lovers.A Swedish writer travels to Madrid for inspiration for her next project, where she meets a man in a bar with an extraordinary story to tell. In exchange…

Swedish title: Köttets tid

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 20-08-2019