Astrid Lindgren

Astrid Lindgren : Storyteller to the World

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Discover the great Women of Our Time in these reissues of short middle grade biographies on the lives of twentieth-century women written by a variety of acclaimed authors! A biography emphasizing the inspiration behind the internationally honored writer, Astrid Lindgren, and her beloved character Pippi Longstocking, the feisty carrot-topped heroine, who is loved by 40 million readers around the world. Contains black-and-white illustrations.
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Product details

  • 9-12
  • Paperback | 71 pages
  • 127 x 190.5 x 7.62mm | 45.36g
  • Penguin Putnam Inc
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0147516684
  • 9780147516688
  • 1,377,548

About Johanna Hurwitz

Johanna Hurwitz is the author of more than 60 books for young readers, both fiction and nonfiction. She lives in Great Neck, New York.
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"In a graceful, fluid style, Hurwitz offers brief information about the childhood of Astrid Lindgren and more detailed information about her career . . . For those who love Pippi Longstocking, meeting her author will be a treat."--School Library Journal "As generous as its subject . . . Charming."--Kirkus Reviews
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