Books by Susan Beard

LITTLE SISTER RABBIT GETS LOST by Ulf Nilsson
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 15, 2017

"Whether read during the day or at bedtime, this consoling story of adventure, getting lost, and sibling rescue will create good feelings. (Picture book. 4-6)"
Little Sister Rabbit has some freedom, but she's not ready for total independence. Read full book review >
THE SHAPESHIFTERS by Stefan Spjut
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 7, 2015

"A disturbingly dark and strangely realistic novel of suspense and myth that will appeal to enthusiasts of both mysteries and more fantastical fiction."
In his first novel to be available in English, Spjut offers readers a substantial, menacing thriller that combines familiar elements of Scandinavian crime fiction with Swedish mythology. Read full book review >
THE YULE TOMTE AND THE LITTLE RABBITS by Ulf Stark
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2014

"Charming. (Picture book. 5-10)"
A winsome Yuletide story translated from the Swedish presents Grump, a tomte, or house gnome, who traditionally brings presents to children. Read full book review >
ME ON THE FLOOR BLEEDING by Jenny Jägerfeld
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 15, 2014

"A moving, complex and satisfying import. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
Seventeen-year-old goth Maja accidentally cuts off the end of her thumb in class with an electric saw. Read full book review >