Author, Jan Olof Olsson, gives us the wider picture of the Balkans and the peculiar state of Austria-Hungary where it all began. And around the start of World War I, the shot in Sarajevo, he has built a masterful reconstruction. In Swedish.
Lauren Bacall was barely 20 when she made her Hollywood debut with Humphrey Bogart and became an overnight international sex symbol. Their romance on and off screen made them Hollywood's most celebrated couple and together they produced some of the most electric scenes in movie history. This is Bacall's story. In Swedish.
"The Arabian Nights" is a magnificent collection of ancient tales told by the sultana Scheherazade, who reads them as entertainment for her jealous and murderous husband, hoping to keep him amused and herself alive. In English.
Breakfast at Tiffany's, the famous novel by Truman Capote, published in 1958. The book depicts a contemporary writer recalling his early days in New York City, when he makes the acquaintance of his remarkable neighbour, Holly Golightly, who is one of Capote's best-known creations. In German.
Richard Holmes, one of Britain's most well-renowned war historian, has written this compendium where the reader can take part of the history of the D-Day through maps, reports, flyers, letters and top secret documents. In Swedish.
Count of Monte Cristo, the novel by Alexandre Dumas from 1844 was first published 1845-46 as a series in the Journal des débats and is one of the world's most read adventure novels. Divided into five parts. In Swedish.
Magdalena Ribbing was a Swedish icon of etiquette, perhaps the most well known authority on the subject the country has ever seen. In this book she gives us tips on how to behave, always with respect for one another as a guiding light, in an elegant manner.
As silly as the title may be, this book contains some of the most beautiful cars ever built, from the iconic Ferrari Testarossa, to Bugatti Type 57 from the 1930's. This book actually contains something for even those people with no interest in motors whatsoever, just because of the unique and beautiful designs.