Everyone's favourite quirky heroine in a new, contemporary jacket
Pippi, Tommy and Annika go on their greatest adventure yet - to
Canny Canny Island, where Pippi's father is king. Features Pippi
Longstocking has been in print continuously since first
publication, making Pippi one of the most popular children's
characters ever. Over 145 million copies of Astrid Lindgren's books
have been sold worldwide in 91 languages. Pippi in the South Seas
and Pippi Goes Aboard will be published in coordinating jackets at
the same time, making for a collectible parcel of Pippi books. The
new cover will appeal to today's children, and the classic story
will continue to appeal to adults as a gift purchase. Spot-on for
boys and for girls, and for reading aloud or for reading alone.
Astrid Lindgren won numerous awards in her lifetime, including the
Hans Christian Andersen Award. Illustrated throughout by
best-selling artist, Tony Ross, who also illustrated the Horrid
Henry series and the Little Princess stories.