Author & Illustrator

Astrid Lindgren

Biography

Astrid Lindgren (1907-2002) was born in Sweden. After college, she worked in a newspaper office and a Swedish publishing house. Her most famous and beloved book, Pippi Longstocking, was originally published in Swedish in 1950, and was later translated into many other languages. It was followed by two sequels, Pippi Goes on Board and Pippi in the South Sea. Ms. Lindgren had a long, prolific career, writing more than 100 picture books, poems, short stories, plays, screenplays, and novels. In 1958, she won the Hans Christian Andersen Medal, the highest international award in children’s literature.

Now That Night Is Near
Pippi Longstocking
Pippi Longstocking
Happy Times in Noisy Village
The Tomten and the Fox
The Children of Noisy Village

Books by Astrid Lindgren

    The Children of Noisy Village
    Astrid Lindgren, Ilon Wikland
    The Tomten and the Fox
    Astrid Lindgren
    Happy Times in Noisy Village
    Astrid Lindgren, Ilon Wikland
    Now That Night Is Near
    Astrid Lindgren, Marit Tornqvist
    Pippi Longstocking
    Astrid Lindgren
    Pippi Longstocking
    Astrid Lindgren

Book Stats

6
Authored
2
Illustrated
2
Collaborators

All Astrid Lindgren Books

YearTitleIllustratorPages
2021Now That Night Is NearMarit Tornqvist24
2013Pippi LongstockingAstrid Lindgren160
2005Pippi Longstocking160
2004Happy Times in Noisy VillageIlon Wikland119
1997The Tomten and the FoxAstrid Lindgren32
1988The Children of Noisy VillageIlon Wikland128

Collaborators

Ilon Wikland
Marit Tornqvist