Tag Archives: OLIKA Förlag

OVER HERE! KOSSE SAYS (Soccer Stars Series)

written by Anja Gatu & illustrated by Maria Källström

An inspiring story based on the childhood of the internationally acclaimed Swedish football player Kosovare Asllani. Kosse loves playing football, but how can she improve her technique if no one wants to practise with her? Her brothers think she’s too small. Her best friend Emma thinks football is boring. It all changes when Kosse and her classmates are picked to represent their school in a local football tournament.

Hardback / 155 x 215 / 84 pages / Olika Forlag

 

Mix Builds

written by Malin Lilja & illustrated by Matilda Salmén

Mix is building a shed. The neighbour watches from the other side of the fence. “What a great house you’re building, Mix! Would you mind helping me with my car?” At the end of a long day helping others, Mix is happy to return home to her loving mummy. Also in the series MIX DRIVES and MIX AT WORK.

Hardback / 186 x 185 / 32 pages / Olika Förlag

Where the Northern Lights Dance

written & illustrated by Jenny Sjödin
Recently Elsie has not had anyone keeping her company. Mum is not like she used to be. But one day when Elsie is out hunting snowflakes, she bumps into something big, white and hairy. Something that wants to play! A moving story about losing someone dear and finding comfort.

Olika Forlag / Hardback / 42 pages

LOOK SERIES

written by Åsa Mendel-Hartvig & illustrated by Maija Hurme

Lovely simple books about senses and elements/words associated with nature and the environment with lovely art

In the series: LOOK THE WOODS / LOOK THE OCEAN / LOOK THE NIGHT / LOOK THE PARK

Hardback / 32 pages / Olika Forlag

Mix at Work

written by Malin Lilja & illustrated by Matilda Salmén

Mix drives an excavator. She pulls the levers. The bucket makes a nice big hole. Then she pulls the machine to the side and empties the bucket.

Before long, the hole is just the right size. A police car stops by the hole. “Hi, Mix. Could you help me catch some thieves?” the police officer wonders. “No problem,” Mix says.

Hardback / 186 x 185 / 32 pages / Olika Förlag

THE SPY AT SPECTER SCHOOL

written by Jesper Lindqvist

If it hadn’t been for the wasp, Silas wouldn’t have noticed that his hand had gone invisible. He wouldn’t either have found out that the school janitor is more than a janitor or that there are ancient tunnels underneath the school yard. If it had been up to Silas, things would go back to .

But it’s not and he is pulled into a whole new world, where danger lurks in every corner.

Paperback / 155 x 215 / 208 pages / Olika Forlag

 

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THE ICE GATE SERIES: DARK WATER

written by Joanna Berggren

Jamina has always been different – she can hold her breath for what seems like forever and cope with cold better than anyone else. When Milo joins her school, Jamina discovers there are others like her. Before long, Ismail the Guardian discovers their special powers. Ismail guards the last Ice Gate, the entrance to a world where magic and mystery are part of everyday life. A world about to perish that only Jamina and Milo can save.

Paperback / 155 x 215 / 132 pages / Olika Forlag

THE SECRET GUIDE FOR ADVENTURERS (5 titles)

written by Cecilia Rihs & illustrated by Jenny Lindqvist
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Mission: The Water Witch – Lina and her friend Pepper promised to help Grandma Hilda complete her Secret Guide for Adventurers. And to finish it, they need to try all of the adventures listed in the Guide. Their first mission is to find out more about Water Witches. How do you protect yourself from them? And how can you read a top-secret message if it’s written in invisible ink? A thrilling series full of adventures.
Mission: The Genie in the Bottle – If you find a genie in a bottle, you’d better be careful. Wanna know why? Join Lina and Pepper on their latest top-secret mission and you will find out!

Mission: The Swamp Trolls – Lina and Pepper have been sent on a new mission. This time, Christmas is at stake! Someone or something is trying to ruin Christmas. Gifts disappear, the gingerbread dough tastes like salt… Continue reading

Take Charge: Because it Works

written by Leone Milton, Marie Tomičić & illustrated by Emili Svensson

take-charge-coverWhat happens when you start to think about all the things that are good about yourself instead of the other way around? Many more questions are answered in this book. The more you understand how you work, the easier it becomes to choose what’s important to you and what makes you feel good.

Paperback / 296 pages / Olika Forlag

The Chase

written & illustrated by Sanna Borell

the-hunt-coverA fruit is stolen. The hunt begins. Catch the thief!  Soo close! This is it! Careful now. Quieeet. Even quieter. The hunt goes on through the woods, across fields and under the stars. The story sparkles with colours while the unexpected ending raises questions about things that we often take for granted.

Hardback / 205 x 205 / 32 pages / Olika Forlag