Loved by millions of children around the world Pippi Longstocking is one of the most popular children's characters of all time.
This new edition of the classic Pippi story by Swedish author Astrid Lindgren, contains brand new black and white artwork by award-winning illustrator Mini Grey, introducing Pippi's adventurous spirit to a whole new generation of readers.
Published March 2020
About the Author
Astrid Lindgren was born in 1907, and grew up at a farm called NÃ¤s in the south of Sweden. She began her writing career in 1944 after she won a children's book competition, with Pippi Longstocking published a year later. She published more than one hundred books in her lifetime and is still the most popular children's author in Sweden. Her books have been translated into more than sixty languages, and she received numerous honours and awards. Astrid Lindgren died in 2002.