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Astrid Lindgren

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(1907 - 2002)

Astrid Lindgren

Astrid Anna Emilia Lindgren (née Ericsson) (14 November 1907 – 28 January 2002) was a Swedish writer of fiction and screenplays. She is best known for children’s book series featuring Pippi Longstocking, Karlsson-on-the-Roof, and the Six Bullerby Children (Children of Noisy Village in the US). As of May 2013, she is the world’s 18th most translated author and has sold roughly 145 million books worldwide.  There is much more about the author and her books at https://www.astridlindgren.com/sv/verken. 



Bibliography

Bill Bergson and the White Rose Rescue (1965)

A pair of kidnappers break in on the war between the White Roses - Bill Bergson, Anders Bengtsson, and Eva-Lotta Lisander - and the Red Roses.

Author(s): Astrid Lindgren
Illustrator(s): Don Freeman

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Bill Bergson Lives Dangerously (1954)

The war of the White Roses and the Red becomes tangled up in a murder mystery.

Author(s): Astrid Lindgren
Illustrator(s): Don Freeman

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Bill Bergson, Master Detective (1952)

The first battles of the War of the White Roses and the Red are interrupted by a mysterious Uncle.

Author(s): Astrid Lindgren
Illustrator(s): Louis S. Glanzman

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Living Dangerously: A Kalle Blomkvist Mystery (2017)

Evalotta, the baker's daughter witnesses something terrible and suddenly Kalle Blomkvist (aka Bill Bergson) is called on to protect her from a ruthless murderer. 

Author(s): Astrid Lindgren
Illustrator(s): Anonymous

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Master Detective: A Kalle Blomkvist Mystery (2017)

Kalle Blomkvist (aka Bill Bergson) interrupts his musings on the criminal mind to prosecute the war of the roses, until a gang of jewel theives makes the mistake of invading his town and he swings into action to defend the rule of law.

Author(s): Astrid Lindgren
Illustrator(s): None

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Pippi Goes Aboard (1956)

Further adventures of the strongest girl in the world and her friends Tommy and Annika.

Author(s): Astrid Lindgren
Illustrator(s): Richard Kennedy

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Pippi Goes On Board (1957)

Further adventures of the strongest girl in the world and her friends Tommy and Annika.

Author(s): Astrid Lindgren
Illustrator(s): Louis S. Glanzman

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Pippi in the South Seas (1957)

Pippi’s father, the cannibal king, comes to visit and she in turn takes Tommy and Annika on a visit to his south sea island.

Author(s): Astrid Lindgren
Illustrator(s): Richard Kennedy

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Pippi in the South Seas (1957)

Pippi’s father, the cannibal king, comes to visit and she in turn takes Tommy and Annika on a visit to his south sea island.

Author(s): Astrid Lindgren
Illustrator(s): Louis S. Glanzman

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Pippi Longstocking (1945)

In this, her first adventure, Pippi moves in to Villa Villekulla.

Author(s): Astrid Lindgren
Illustrator(s): Richard Kennedy

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Pippi Longstocking (1950)

In this, her first adventure, Pippi moves in to Villa Villekulla.

Author(s): Astrid Lindgren
Illustrator(s): Louis S. Glanzman

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The White Rose Rescue: A Kalle Blomkvist Mystery (2018)

When the knights of the White Rose witness a kidnapping they spring into action.

Author(s): Astrid Lindgren
Illustrator(s): Anonymous

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