Astrid Lindgren (the mother of Pippi Longstocking and other famous children's books)  I loved watching interviews with her (n Swedish) -- she had a lovely turn of phrase, a down to earth, unsentimental but very loving approach to life  and a delicious sense of humor.

Astrid Lindgren (the mother of Pippi Longstocking and other famous children's books) I loved watching interviews with her (n Swedish) -- she had a lovely turn of phrase, a down to earth, unsentimental but very loving approach to life and a delicious sense of humor.

Astrid Lindgren - just like the heroic little girl she wrote about, one of my all-time favorite book character, Pippi Longstocking.

Astrid Lindgren - just like the heroic little girl she wrote about, one of my all-time favorite book character, Pippi Longstocking.

Astrid Lindgren

Astrid Lindgren

Astrid Lindgren (14 November 1907 – 28 January 2002) is best known for her children's book series featuring Pippi Longstocking. worked as a journalist and secretary before becoming a full-time author. After Lindgren's death, the government of Sweden started the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award in her memory. It is the world's largest monetary award for children's and youth literature, in the amount of five million krona (around 760,000 US dollars).

Astrid Lindgren (14 November 1907 – 28 January 2002) is best known for her children's book series featuring Pippi Longstocking. worked as a journalist and secretary before becoming a full-time author. After Lindgren's death, the government of Sweden started the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award in her memory. It is the world's largest monetary award for children's and youth literature, in the amount of five million krona (around 760,000 US dollars).

thewholesomehedonist:  ironandvalor:  malin-and-company:  © Astrid Lindgren  Pippi  Pippi Longstocking was my childhood spirit animal.

thewholesomehedonist: ironandvalor: malin-and-company: © Astrid Lindgren Pippi Pippi Longstocking was my childhood spirit animal.

Ronja, strik ponchio, creppet hår, lædertøj, reb som bælte.....

Ronja, strik ponchio, creppet hår, lædertøj, reb som bælte.....

Astrid Lindgrens "Barnen i Bullerbyn", Sevedstorp, Småland, Sweden

Astrid Lindgrens "Barnen i Bullerbyn", Sevedstorp, Småland, Sweden

Give the children love more love and even more love, then the common sense comes by itself.  - Astrid Lindgren

Give the children love more love and even more love, then the common sense comes by itself. - Astrid Lindgren

Pippi Longstocking: "I have never tried this, so I'm sure I can do it!"

Pippi Longstocking: "I have never tried this, so I'm sure I can do it!"

Astrid Lindgrens värld | Bildarkivet | Nyheter Feature | Nyheter | Aftonbladet

Astrid Lindgrens värld | Bildarkivet | Nyheter Feature | Nyheter | Aftonbladet

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