The Children Of Noisy Village by Astrid LindgrenThe Children Of Noisy Village by Astrid Lindgren

The Children Of Noisy Village

byAstrid LindgrenTranslated byFlorence LambornIllustratorIlon Wikland

Paperback | February 2, 1988

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Let the beloved author of Pippi Longstocking take you on an adventure to Noisy Village!
Go crayfishing in the summer at Nocken, “dipping in the pot” at Christmastime with Lisa and Karl, and join Britta and Anna who know the best way to go about “nutting” for the New Year. In this gently humorous tale, master storyteller Astrid Lindgren takes us through a year in the lives and customs of six Swedish children living on a group of three farms in the countryside.
“A timeless story . . . Each chapter has its accounts of highly inventive fun and distinctly merry Swedish festivities around the year.”—Horn Book
Astrid Lindgren, author of many popular books for children, won the Hans Christian Andersen Award, among others, for her contribution to children's literature. Astrid wrote her first story, Pippi Longstocking (Pippi Långstrump) as a birthday present for her daughter, and in 1945 Pippi Longstocking won first prize at Rabén & Sjögren's B...
Title:The Children Of Noisy VillageFormat:PaperbackPublished:February 2, 1988Publisher:Penguin Young Readers Group

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:014032609X

ISBN - 13:9780140326093

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12


Rated 5 out of 5 by from This is the cutest! The cutest story ever. I love how the author educates you about a culture in a very subtle way. Loved it
Date published: 2018-06-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from my favorite when i was a kid I was so happy when I found it here! It was my favorite book when I was a child, and now reading it still brings great memories back. I definitely enjoy it.
Date published: 2017-02-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Humorous and Nostalgic My daughter and I loved reading this together. She is 5 and she understood the stories and she laughed at all the right times. :)
Date published: 2017-01-16

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A charming story about the everyday life of six children living on the three neighboring farms that everybody calls "noisy village" because of its "high spirits". Line illustrations