Books

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. In 1942, aged four, Anna’s father Timo was evacuated by air across the freezing Gulf…

Swedish title: Sörjen som blev

Category: Fiction / Literature & Fiction

Pub date: 18-10-2019

Welcome to Flanagans

Åsa Hellberg

WELCOME TO FLANAGANS, the first in a new series set in 20th century 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 lifest…

Swedish title: Välkommen till Flanagans

Series: The Flanagans Series

Category: Fiction / Literature & Fiction

Pub date: 04-09-2019

The Blind King

Nils Håkanson

Christmastime, 1922. During a burglary of an obscure antique dealer in Stockholm, Tycho Brahe’s last diary is stolen. The motley crew of private detectives, fraudsters, and former agents who make up Department Vanadis are tasked with finding the stol…

Swedish title: Den blinde konungens spira

Series: The Vanadis series

Category: Fiction / Literature & Fiction

Pub date: 23-08-2019

Carnality

Lina Wolff

A literary feast by the author of the award-winning, 70,000 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 / Literature & Fiction

Pub date: 20-08-2019

Refractions

Thom Lundberg

From the award-winning author Thom Lundberg comes REFRACTIONS, a literary search for universal truth set in the world of opera Johan, returning to work at The Royal Opera in Stockholm after a bad break-up and ensuing sick leave, is tasked with docume…

Swedish title: Föreställningar

Category: Fiction / Literature & Fiction

Pub date: 16-08-2019

The Chronicles of Adalbert Hanzon

Håkan Nesser

A new stand-alone from one of Sweden’s most beloved authors, Håkan Nesser.“Despite what you might think, you do not matter to the world at all.”Those were the words of Adalbert Hanzon’s father to him as a child. Not the most encouraging words perhaps…

Swedish title: Halvmördaren

Category: Fiction / Literature & Fiction

Pub date: 09-08-2019

The Best Thing That Ever Happened to Me

Johanna Schreiber

Children—the meaning of life. Right? For real estate agent Ermina, social media influencer Freddie and high-school teacher Sigrid, the roads leading up the happy ’plus’ sign on the pregnancy test have been very different. But now, here they are. Each…

Swedish title: Det bästa som har hänt mig

Category: Fiction / Literature & Fiction

Pub date: 15-05-2019

Reinventing Ella

Klara Grede

A heart-warming feel-good debut, in the vein of internationally bestselling Katarina Bivald, about daring to let go and finding love for a second time in life.It’s autumn in Stockholm, and for recently divorced Ella, life is quickly collapsing. Her e…

Swedish title: Det vi glömde säga

Category: Fiction / Literature & Fiction

Pub date: 15-01-2019