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Pippi Longstocking / Astrid Lindgren ; translated by Susan Beard ; illustrations by Ingrid Vang Nyman.

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Beacon Falls Public Library.
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Beacon Falls Public Library J FIC LIN (Text to phone) 33120000398922 Juvenile Fiction Available -

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General Note:
"First published in Sweden by Rabén & Sjögren, 1945. First published in the United States of America by The Viking Press, 1950 [with different illustrations by Louis S. Glanzman]. This edition translated by Susan Beard published... in 2020."--Title page verso.
"Meet the strongest girl in the world" --Front cover.
Summary, etc.:
Pippi moves into in a house at the edge of a Swedish village with a horse, a monkey, a suitcase full of gold, and no grown-ups to tell her what to do. She has upside-down braids and is wild and funny and her crazy ideas have a way of making anything exciting! Naturally, the children next door, Tommy and Annika are curious about their new neighbor. The three children have the most rollicking adventures on their own, with horses and monkeys, the circus, and more!
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12.
Language Note:
Translated from the Swedish.
Subject: Longstocking, Pippi > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Humorous stories.
Adventure stories.
Sweden > Juvenile fiction.
Longstocking, Pippi > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Humorous stories.
Adventure and adventurers > Fiction.
Sweden > Fiction.
Genre: Children's stories.
Humorous fiction.
Action and adventure fiction.

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