FILTER: Young AdultX

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 / Young Adult

Pub date: 10-06-2019

Format: 135x210 mm, 320 pages

Hold Your Breath

Flora Wiström

In “Hold Your Breath” we meet the siblings Mina, Daria and Sam, during the first summer after Mina’s graduation. Mina’s friends have turned their backs on her, and her big sister Daria is always busy with her competitive swimming. Daria is a star, sp…

Swedish title: Hålla andan

Category: Children / Young Adult

Pub date: 13-05-2019

Format: 135x215 mm, 224 pages


Melody Farshin

Despite the fact that they were born on the same day, in the same family, the twins’ lives are so different. But something that they do have in common is how much they try to hide from their overanxious mother. Aicha is trying to heal a broken heart…

Swedish title: Mizeria

Category: Children / Young Adult

Pub date: 07-09-2018

Format: 135 x 210mm, 176 pages

The Midsummer Murder

Magnus Nordin

The blood that was spilled on the cliffs alongside the idyllic Lake Glimten was cleaned up a long time ago. Not a trace of the teenagers that decided to camp there and celebrate Midsummer remains. The murderer, who left the signature X at the scene o…

Swedish title: Midsommarmorden

Category: Children / Young Adult

Pub date: 04-06-2018

Format: 125x205 mm

Turn Right Up

Emelie Novotny

It is the summer after graduation and working as a groom at one of the top stables is all Ylva could wish for, yet it’s hard to say that you’d rather stay at home when your friends are going off to London and Lund. But then Ylva is given the responsi…

Swedish title: Vänd rätt upp

Category: Children / Young Adult

Pub date: 04-06-2018

Format: 125x205 mm, 328 pages

The Tenth Floor

Christina Herrström

Christina Herrström now writes for teenagers, with a powerful depiction of overarching love, the search for freedom and courage. After the divorce of her parents, Jorinde lives alone in an apartment. From the windows on the l0thth floor she looks out…

Swedish title: Tionde våningen

Category: Children / Young Adult

Pub date: 23-03-2018

Format: 135x215 mm, 320 pages


Flora Wiström

Esther feels like she is stuck and getting nowhere with her life. Her existence seems to come down to endless shifts at the second-band bookshop and decadent Saturday nights with her best friend Hanin. But one day she meets Eli. Independent, artsy El…

Swedish title: Stanna

Category: Children / Young Adult

Pub date: 01-09-2016

Format: 145 x 185 mm, 378 pages

A Dance for a Dead Princess

Lo Kahn

A thief, a castle maid and a young soldier are only a few of the characters caught within this deadly fight for the double-throne and the crumbling world’s destiny. Step into the light of the twin moons to a world where dreams and reality are two sid…

Swedish title: Dans för en död prinsessa

Series: Twin Moon

Category: Children / Young Adult

Pub date: 08-06-2016

Format: 134 x213 mm, 450 pages