Everyone's favourite quirky heroine in a new, contemporary jacket
Pippi Longstocking is as popular as ever, with dedicated fans all
over the world. She's funny, feisty, and has the most amazing
adventures. 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