https://www.duolingo.com/Snommelp

Jag har en gyllene uggla!

...now to practice until I reach level 25...

And in addition, methinks I need to track down some familiar stories in Swedish, to boost my confidence. Anyone know where I can find the Hobbit in Swedish? Amazon was less than helpful.

March 27, 2015

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https://www.duolingo.com/ValiantCashew

Bokus might be a good idea.

Try this link, specifically, and scroll down to Hobbiten.

March 27, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/Snommelp

Tack så mycket! Except Bokus doesn't appear to ship to the USA... wonder if I can work out a deal with someone in the UK to help me get it here...

March 27, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/ValiantCashew

Shipping from Sweden to the US can be quite en tik. :/

March 27, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/davost

What about their e-books? I haven't tried buying them with a foreign credit card so maybe they wont allow you. But at least I know that the books are DRM free (except watermarking) so they will probably work on a kindle, other mobile device.

March 27, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/Snommelp

That's a fantastic idea! I'll have to see what I can get from them onto my tablet.

March 27, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/annika_a

This might not have the exact books you are thinking of, but quite a few ones in both English and Swedish (and for free!), so you can read them in parallel if needed: http://www.las-en-bok.com/.

March 27, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/Snommelp

Oooh, that's beautiful! Tack!

March 27, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/magicae

You can buy a lot of second-hand books on www.bokborsen.se and most sellers should be willing to send them to whichever country if you pay the shipping costs. :)

March 28, 2015
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