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A Swedish Birthday Surprise, Relatively Speaking

Birthday surprises usually come in the form of parties or gifts. I’ve received both. But last year for my birthday, I was surprised to learn about a new relative.  1,161 more words


Zen and the art of Pippi Longstocking

A few weeks ago, I picked up a copy of Pippi Moves In! by Astrid Lindgren and Ingrid Vang Nyman, which is the first English-language collection of the comic strip featuring Pippi Longstocking. 1,150 more words


Homeschooling Pippi

One of our read-alouds this summer was Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren, and we really enjoyed it. I got to thinking what it would be like to be Pippi’s mom, suddenly returned from the dead (not an angel after all!). 477 more words

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Villa Villekulla

Pippi Longstocking lives here with her horse and monkey, Mr. Nilsson. Her father is out at sea.

Before JK Rowling...

Pippi Longstocking meets Moomintroll.  (Astrid Lindgren and Tove Jansson)


Pippi Longstocking

I used to love Pippi Longstocking when I was little. I wasn’t a huge reader as a child, and am still not, but I did love the… 178 more words


Good Advice for Living

Inspirational words by Pippi Longstocking (aka Pippilotta Viktualia Rullgardina Krusmynta Efraimsdotter Långstrump). Good advice indeed.

Text found on zulily.com / Inger Nilsson as Pippi © Astrid Lindgren