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Astrid Lindgren

Written by Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara & illustrated by Linzie Hunter
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What's Astrid Lindgren About

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In this book from the critically acclaimed, mulitmillion-copy best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover how Astrid Lindgren grew up to become one of the world’s best-loved authors, and the creator of the irresistible Pippi Longstocking.

Little Astrid grew up on an old farm in Sweden. Her childhood was very happy, so happy that she never wanted to grow up. When she was four, her friend Edit read Astrid her first story. Suddenly, the entire place was filled with giants, witches, and fairies. They all came out from a magic object call a book. Astrid did her best to learn how to read, and once she started, she couldn’t stop! Soon, there were no books left to borrow from the library and her friends. Learn how Astrid turned her love of books and telling stories into a career as a world-renowned author. This moving book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the inspiring writer’s life.

Little People, BIG DREAMS is a best-selling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream.

This empowering series offers inspiring messages to children of all ages, in a range of formats. The board books are told in simple sentences, perfect for reading aloud to babies and toddlers. The hardcover versions present expanded stories for beginning readers. Boxed gift sets allow you to collect a selection of the books by theme. Paper dolls, learning cards, matching games, and other fun learning tools provide even more ways to make the lives of these role models accessible to children.

Inspire the next generation of outstanding people who will change the world with Little People, BIG DREAMS!

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Book Topics › Swedes
Children's Books About Swedes
Book Topics › girls and women
Children's Books About Girls And Women
Book Topics › 20th century
Children's Books About 20th Century
Book Topics › biography and autobiography
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Who Wrote Astrid Lindgren

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Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara
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Who Illustrated Astrid Lindgren

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Linzie Hunter

Linzie Hunter’s hand-lettering and illustrations have appeared in books, magazines and advertising campaigns internationally. Her client list includes: Nike, the BBC, Marks and Spencer, Hallmark, Harper Collins, Random House, <i>The Guardian, Time</i> Magazine and <i>The Wall Street Journal.</i> Learn more about Linzie on instagram @linziehunter or on her website at LinzieHunter.co.uk.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780711252172
Publication Date:
March 3, 2020
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0711252173

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