Highlights

Here we feature titles, front- and backlist, with a particular hook and give you inspiration for the next book to acquire in translation.

Children's Books : Middle-Grade:

The Wizard in the Tree (The Kingdom of the Midnight Sun I)

The Wizard in the Tree (The Kingdom of the Midnight Sun I)

John Kenn Mortensen

The first book in The Kingdom of the Midnight Sun trilogy, written - and richly illustrated - by John Ken...
Me & Milla: Into the Wild

Me & Milla: Into the Wild

Anne Sofie Hammer, Sofie Lind Mesterton

It's school camp time and it will be a week full of marshmallows, bush monsters and a very special kind o...
The Story of a Boy who is (maybe) called Torben

The Story of a Boy who is (maybe) called Torben

Rasmus Meisler, Sabine Lemire

A moving, atmospheric illustrated novel aimed at 6-10 year-olds.
Lead 1: those who whisper lie

Lead 1: those who whisper lie

Sophie Souid

An exciting new crime series aimed at 9-13 year-olds by the winner of the Orla Prize 2024. Two more title...
The Blue Planet (1) - The Sea Tremors

The Blue Planet (1) - The Sea Tremors

Helle Perrier

New easy-reader series, aimed at 9+, incorporating the UN World Goals. The first trilogy, The Blue Planet...
Ava (1) - New Girl in Class
2

Ava (1) - New Girl in Class

Thomas Hjorthaab, Mette Telefoni

This is a lovely new series of six illustrated books about the girl, Ava, aimed at independent readers fr...
The World's Wildest Mysteries

The World's Wildest Mysteries

Lars Henrik Aagaard

Lars-Henrik Aagaard - author of Space: the Book of Records and Earth: the Book of Records - now turns to ...
Lucas O'Kult and Satan's VHS (1)

Lucas O'Kult and Satan's VHS (1)

Kim Ace

The first instalment in a funny new horror series, aimed at 9+, by Kim Ace.
The Golden Clock

The Golden Clock

Sarah Engell, Signe Kjær

A thought-provoking story about seeing the beauty in the ordinary. 
Venja (1) - The Pact
1

Venja (1) - The Pact

Gry Kappel Jensen

Suspense, adventure and magic for readers from 8 years up. The Pact is the first book in an easy-read ser...
Silver Bloom
1

Silver Bloom

Cecilie Eken

Fantasy and the realistic everyday life meet in this novel about a boy who is made responsible for a magi...
Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tales

Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tales

Ida Rørholm Davidsen, Zakiya Ajmi

The super talented Danish illustrator, Ida Rørholm Davidsen, provides stunning artwork for some of Hans ...
Hans Christian Andersen - a life of ups and downs and lots of adventure
1

Hans Christian Andersen - a life of ups and downs and lots of adventure

Kim Fupz Aakeson, Signe Kjær

A new exciting biography about Hans Christian Andersen for children aged 6+ by the successful author/illu...
The Horizon and whatnot

The Horizon and whatnot

Lilian Brøgger, Tina Sakura Bestle

A beautiful illustrated book, full of love, imagination and the belief in the best in people, by award-wi...
Oxygen Hunt - Secrets
1

Oxygen Hunt - Secrets

Nicole Boyle Rødtnes

The page-turning sequel in a dystopian series set in a world where survival is only possible if you can a...
Münchhausen: the Baron's (almost) true tales
1

Münchhausen: the Baron's (almost) true tales

Tore Leifer, Anja Gram

A refreshing, funny new take on Baron von Münchausens tall tales, tweaked for the age group 6+, and colo...

Graphic Novels : Children:

Shitty Kitty (4) - Heaven and Hell! Dead as a Doornail.

Shitty Kitty (4) - Heaven and Hell! Dead as a Doornail.

Sophie Souid, Thomas Hjorthaab

The fourth instalment in the hugely popular new graphic novel series, about a life and death pet war betw...
Kurt is apparently not quite dead

Kurt is apparently not quite dead

Rasmus Bregnhøi, Sabine Lemire

A stand-alone graphic novel by author/illustrator duo behind the popular MIRA - and MOGENS AND MAHDI seri...
Eagle

Eagle

Jeppe Sandholt

An epic coming-of-age novel in the graphic novel format - full of heart, soul and humour. A total page-tu...
Everything has an End

Everything has an End

Søren Jessen

Beautifully illustrated graphic novel, aimed at 10-14 year-olds; a compelling point of departure for conv...
BudgiEVIL

BudgiEVIL

Stine Spedsbjerg

Laugh-out-loud "pet horror" in new comic book aimed a 5-8 year-olds.
The Fish Girl
1

The Fish Girl

Søren Jessen

An IBBY Honour nominee - an absolutely stunning graphic novel on the highly current subject of flooding a...
Mogens & Mahdi - Seriously!
1

Mogens & Mahdi - Seriously!

Rasmus Bregnhøi, Kim Fupz Aakeson

Mogens and Mahdi is a prize-winning and acclaimed comic book series from Denmark - capturing the friendsh...
It will be a Long Life
2

It will be a Long Life

Stine Spedsbjerg

Wonderfully spot-on graphic novel about the challenges of growing up.
Rufus the Fox
1

Rufus the Fox

Thorbjørn Petersen, Herman Ditte, Mårdøn Smet

Charming Danish graphic novel, nominated for the 2022 Nordic Council's Children and Young People's Litera...
Marie Curie: a Quest for Light
5

Marie Curie: a Quest for Light

Frances Andreasen Østerfelt, Anja C. Andersen, Anna Blaszczyk

A stunning-looking authorised biography, making Curie's fascinating story available to children and adult...

Children's Books : Picture Books (5-8 years):

The Great Exploration of the Radionauts

The Great Exploration of the Radionauts

Lisa Bay, Karen Brüel Birkegaard

This is a book for everyone who is curious about science - come along on an engaging journey to see how m...
Sally's Dad on Slippery Slopes
2

Sally's Dad on Slippery Slopes

Thomas Brunstrøm, Thorbjørn Christoffersen

Sally's Dad is a modern day classic in Denmark with sales reaching over 1 million copies across all ...
Max and Meta: Atoms

Max and Meta: Atoms

Troels Gollander, Lars-Ole Nejstgaard

The Max and Meta series is a vibrant new series for children about scientific phenomena - ...
The Boy who was Scared of Almost Everything

The Boy who was Scared of Almost Everything

Lars Daneskov, Tor Fruergaard

An imaginative story about monsters and fear – and about how you should not always believe everything y...
The Journey to New York: then and now

The Journey to New York: then and now

Catrine Kyster

New picture book tells the dual timeline story (1900 and 2024) of two girls who travel from Europe to Ame...
Frank Here and There and Everywhere
2

Frank Here and There and Everywhere

Line-Maria Lång, Karen Vad Bruun, Cato Thau-Jensen

What happens when Dad suddenly gets a new partner? That this new partner also happens to be a man is not ...
Jamie Penguin saws in something that isn't his

Jamie Penguin saws in something that isn't his

Rasmus Bregnhøi, Sabine Lemire

The long-awaited fourth instalment in the popular series about Jamie Penguin who loves to be creative and...
Maria Gives Birth to a Child
1

Maria Gives Birth to a Child

Kim Fupz Aakeson, Signe Kjær

Kim Fupz Aakeson retells the most well-known tale from the Bible - the Christmas Gospel - in a playful la...
Omnia's House

Omnia's House

Cecilie Eken, Maren Tjelta Thu

A poetic and colourful picture book full of details that celebrates an embracing community with room for ...
Anthony and Grandma pay a Visit in Heaven to ask for Sunny Weather

Anthony and Grandma pay a Visit in Heaven to ask for Sunny Weather

Thomas Brunstrøm, Thorbjørn Christoffersen

The popular duo behind the Sally's Dad series have created a new picture book series about a boy and his ...
Captain Bubblebeard and the Curse of the Cat Island

Captain Bubblebeard and the Curse of the Cat Island

Sofie Lind Mesterton

Funny new picture book series, starring a girl as an adventurous (bathtub) pirate. This is the second boo...
Peacock
1

Peacock

Ane Bjørn

A poetic tale about gender expectations and identity from celebrated author/illustrator, Ane Bjørn. Incl...
Charlie the Motorcycle

Charlie the Motorcycle

Sabine Lemire, Jenz Koudahl

Big and colourful picture book about ignition pipes, socket wrenches, and friendship. 
Monsters - Beastly Creatures with Big Emotions

Monsters - Beastly Creatures with Big Emotions

Shane Brox

Emotions explained through monsters in colourful new book for 6-9 year-olds.
The Worst

The Worst

Annette Bjørg, Signe Kjær

A powerful story about having the best intentions, but nevertheless ruining both things and relations aro...
The Day the Farts Disappeared
1

The Day the Farts Disappeared

Line Meyer

A really inviting and beautiful picture book about one of the body’s very important functions. Inside t...
Magic Sight
2

Magic Sight

Ane Bjørn

Magic Sight is a timeless and universal picture book about the unconquerable imagination of children and ...
Jungle Dreams
2

Jungle Dreams

Anna Knakkergaard, Julie Dam

Never before have so many people battled with sleep issues and the problem extends to our children and yo...
The Tree
10

The Tree

Bárður Oskarsson

Winner of the Nordic Literature Council’s Children’s Book Prize, The Tree is a classic Bárður Oskar...
Sun over Inner City (1)

Sun over Inner City (1)

Sophie Souid, Emilie Rubæk Holm

The Story about a Ferret is the first book in the series Sun over Inner City about the girl, Sun, who has...

Children's Books : Picture Books (2-5 years):

Tiny Toot and the Elephant Wash (4)

Tiny Toot and the Elephant Wash (4)

Maria Mac Dalland

The Tiny Toot universe is driven by curiosity and adventure, with an abundance of warmth and understandin...
All the Monkeys

All the Monkeys

Jørgen Stamp

A cute picture book about creativity and integrity.
Freya and the Dragon

Freya and the Dragon

Thomas Hjorthaab, Kasper Hoff

An action-packed picture book about the power of the imagination - with colourful illustrations by Thomas...
Free Frog

Free Frog

Charlotte Pardi, Rebecca Bach-Lauritsen

Free Frog is a fun and poetic picture book about finding your own croak and discovering what you can - an...
Armed

Armed

Zakiya Ajmi

A picture book about missing somebody and about finding your own way to feel safe.
The Big one and the Little one

The Big one and the Little one

Sophie Souid

A lovely stand-alone picture book about getting a small sibling - by the author of the popular Shitty Kit...
Ringo is not allowed to be a scaredy pants

Ringo is not allowed to be a scaredy pants

Martin Sommer

Book three in the funny series about Ringo and his slightly hypocritical dad. Ringo is not allowed to be ...
Loui has a Bad Day

Loui has a Bad Day

Jørgen Stamp

New picture book series for the youngest about the little dog, Loui.
The Magical Wing Chair

The Magical Wing Chair

Jacinta Madsen

In this very special picture book Jacinta Madsen creates an embracing and imaginative space in which chil...
Rick is actually Big

Rick is actually Big

Thomas Brunstrøm, Emilie Rubæk Holm

A sweet and funny stand-alone picture book about feeling big and wanting to be independent from the bests...
I search and search and search...

I search and search and search...

Rasmus Bregnhøi

A White Raven 2023, this is a gorgeous "Search & Find book" in Bregnhøi's signature style - colourfu...
Donna finds a friend

Donna finds a friend

Merete Pryds Helle, Charlotte Pardi

The fourth book in the popular series about the lovely puppy, Donna, who this time has to leave the safet...
The Golden Porcupine
1

The Golden Porcupine

Mikkel Sommer

A cute picture book for the youngest children about generosity, compassion and friendship.
Fanni builds a sand village

Fanni builds a sand village

Inger Tobiasen

Playful series about the creative little girl, Fanni, who uses her skills and imagination to build advent...
Eddie is bored

Eddie is bored

Thomas Brunstrøm, Thorbjørn Christoffersen

The Eddie books form part of a new series for the youngest children about the popular little brother of S...
Book of Mess
1

Book of Mess

Jørgen Stamp

Colourful seek-and-find book for the youngest, helping the Dog, Giraffe, Bear and Badger families find al...
How would You Catch a Monster?

How would You Catch a Monster?

Thomas Knappe

An innovative new picture book aimed at 3+, building on children's natural inclination to create choosing...
Fanni's Green Book (1)
2

Fanni's Green Book (1)

Inger Tobiasen

Fanni's Green Book is the first in a series of 10 small book, about the imaginative play of Fanni. Curren...

Graphic Novels : Crossover:

Mum - a roar, a song, a sigh

Mum - a roar, a song, a sigh

Charlotte Pardi, Rebecca Bach-Lauritsen

A visual description of the special bond of love between mother and child. It is made up of 30 statements...
Valhalla - Collected Sagas 1: At the End of the Rainbow
4

Valhalla - Collected Sagas 1: At the End of the Rainbow

Peter Madsen, Henning Kure

The Valhalla series has received an abundance of awards, has been translated into 10 languages, and the 1...
Westend Boy
1

Westend Boy

Tomas Lagerman Lundme, Rune Ryberg

A quiet, yet noisy, story for grown-ups and youths, empathically and dramatically zooming in on some of t...
Lonely Journey
3

Lonely Journey

Ida Rørholm Davidsen

A modern coming-of-age fairytale in the form of an award-winning graphic novel.
Night Terror
1

Night Terror

John Kenn Mortensen

With a over 300.000 followers on SoMe, John Kenn has status of cult illustrator of monsters and Night Ter...

Children's Books : Non-Fiction:

Earth vs Fashion

Earth vs Fashion

Kirsten Hansen

Accessible book aimed at 12+ about the fashion industry's impact on the climate and on how we as consumer...
Gadgets and Recycling

Gadgets and Recycling

Tanja R. Bisgaard

An inspiring book, aimed at 10+, about how we use electronics, how gadgets are created and what you can d...
Why don't We just Plant a lot of Trees? and other good Climate Questions from Children

Why don't We just Plant a lot of Trees? and other good Climate Questions from Children

Nina Bendixen, Margrethe Brun Hansen

The mantra in this new optimistic climate book is "The more we know, the stronger we are". Climate journa...
My First Vegetable Garden
1

My First Vegetable Garden

Emilie Aastrup

With appealing artwork and simple instructions, this new picture book makes it easy for children to creat...
Goddesses - the Strong Women from the Myths

Goddesses - the Strong Women from the Myths

Bodil Bang Heinemeier

A new stunning book about goddesses and other mythical women from around the world.

Children's Books : YA:

The City of the Black Widow (1)

The City of the Black Widow (1)

Nicole Boyle Rødtnes

The City of the Black Widow is the first book in a dramatic dystopian YA trilogy set in the city of ...
All I Remember

All I Remember

Michela Elk

Well-written psychological suspense novel by promising young writer.
Roses & Violets: the Rosenholm trilogy (1)
4

Roses & Violets: the Rosenholm trilogy (1)

Gry Kappel Jensen

Roses & Violets is the first book in the bestselling YA trilogy, which is now also going to reach an ...
Happy Happy
2

Happy Happy

Mette Vedsø

This White Raven 2022 book is a modern comedy of errors for 12 to 15-year-olds, about class differences, ...
The Wood

The Wood

Sarah Engell

Suspense, horror and entertainment in this “Science-gone-wrong” story - a point of departure from the...
Year 2022, 2023 and 2024

Year 2022, 2023 and 2024

Various authors

New popular series of short novels from some of the best writers in Denmark, aimed at 13+.
The Silent Three: The Guardian (1)
1

The Silent Three: The Guardian (1)

Synne Kristine Eriksen

Synne Kristine Eriksen’s fantasy trilogy, The Silent Three is a sublime reading experience, absolutely ...
Volcano
4

Volcano

Zakiya Ajmi

A superbly well-written debut novel, about finding yourself and the right person to love.
...and then I Drown
1

...and then I Drown

Ditte Wiese

This is a powerful YA novel by the author of the acclaimed Province Piss, in which she once again proves ...

Children's Books : Tween:

How You become an Elite Football Player

How You become an Elite Football Player

Jens Bangsbo

A brilliant comprehensive guide for boys and girls who are serious about football.
Fatal Outcome

Fatal Outcome

Lars Daneskov

A psychological thriller for 12+ about mourning and longing and about the obligation to continue living, ...
Tales from the Sky: Science Stories for Children
11

Tales from the Sky: Science Stories for Children

Gertrude Kiel, Gunvor Rasmussen

In the tradition of Sophie's World, this book offers insight into a topic that is normally not easily acc...
A Christmas Bestiary
3

A Christmas Bestiary

John Kenn Mortensen, Benni Bødker

A mesmerizing peak at the beasts that enter our world during the cosy time of Christmas.
When the Heart is a Hand Mixer
6

When the Heart is a Hand Mixer

Mette Vedsø

Winner of the Danish Ministry of Culture's Children's Book Author Prize 2018 has written yet another powe...

Graphic Novels : Adult:

After Copenhagen

After Copenhagen

Christian Skovgaard

A beautifully illustrated eco-dystopia about the consequences of climate change.
Growth Pains

Growth Pains

Stine Spedsbjerg

A graphic novel about life as a woman, seen through StineStregen's vulnerable, funny and sharp pen.