An enticing, newly illustrated collection of the enduringly popular Pippi stories. Since Pippi Longstocking was first published in 1950, the escapades of the incomparable Pippi,the girl with upside-down braids and no parents to tell her what to do, have delighted boys and girls alike. Now, for the first time, Pippi Longstocking, Pippi Goes on Board, and Pippi in the South Seas are all together in one bumper volume, with new illustrations in full-color and black-and-white. The collection is an ideal introduction for anyone discovering Pippi for the first time, while confirmed fans will enjoy revisiting their favorite episodes and recalling some they've forgotten. Her admirers will also find fascinating new biographical information about author Astrid Lindgren and the origin of the Pippi stories. Astrid Lindgren was awarded the 1958 Hans Christian Andersen Medal for her contribution to international children's literature.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 10/1/1997Pages: 296Reading Level: Age 7 and Up
Pippi Longstocking has her own special way of doing everything, even going to school. She's not about to walk, she'd rather ride her horse. And Pippi can't be bothered with spelling and math; she's more interested in drawing on the floor and finding out when Christmas vacation starts. Pippi may be ready for school, but is school ready for Pippi? Pippi Goes to School is a great introduction for young children to the wacky, wonderful world of Pippi Longstocking. Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 7/19/1999Pages: 64Reading Level: Age 5 and Up
Lovers of Pippi Longstocking will welcome this rollicking tale of a topsy-turvy world in which Pippi and her next-door neighbors put into practice some ideas about good times." - School Library JournalBook Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 2/24/1977Pages: 144Reading Level: Age 5 and Up
Step aside, ringmaster. Pippi's in charge! Pippi Longstocking has her own special way of doing everything. When she goes to the circus, she doesn't just watch--she takes over! She stands on the back of a trotting horse, does spectacular tricks on the tightrope, and lifts the strongest man in the world over her head. You've never seen a circus like this before! Books about Pippi have been enjoyed by children all over the world for fifty years. "Pippi Longstocking...has inspired generations of children with her spunk and power." --Kirkus ReviewsBook Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 5/1/2000Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 5 and Up
Any reappearance of the irrepressible Pippi Longstocking is cause for celebration. This installment is no exception." -The New York TimesBook Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 2/24/1977Pages: 128Reading Level: Age 5 and Up
A rollicking story of Pippi, who lives without any grownups in a little house at the edge of the village. The matter-of-fact ways in which her absurd adventures are related is one of the chief charms of this story." - The Horn Book Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 1/1/1982Pages: 160Reading Level: Age 8 and Up
Astrid Lindgren's story of feisty, red-haired Pippi has been given a sparkling new translation by award-winning Tiina Nunnally and engaging pictures by acclaimed Lauren Child.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 10/4/2007Pages: 208Reading Level: Age 5 and Up
Tommy and his sister Annika have a new neighbor, and her name is Pippi Longstocking. She has crazy red pigtails, no parents to tell her what to do, a horse that lives on her porch, and a flair for the outrageous that seems to lead to one adventure after another!Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 4/21/2005Pages: 160Reading Level: Age 8 and Up
Tommy and Annika have a new neighbor: red-haired, freckle-faced Pippi Longstocking, who has upside-down braids and no parents to tell her what to do. The three children have the most rollicking adventures on their own, with horses and monkeys, the circus, and more! Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 7/11/2013Pages: 160Reading Level: Age 10 and Up
THE LOST MASTERPIECE FROM ASTRID LINDGREN’S CHILDREN’S CLASSICPippi Moves In marks the first time that the legendary Pippi Longstocking comics by the famed children’s author and creator Astrid Lindgren and Danish illustrator Ingrid Vang Nyman will be published outside of Scandinavia in thirty years, as well as their first ever publication in English. The outspoken strong-girl with the carrot-colored pigtails and the mismatched socks has enthralled generations of children the world over with her fabulous exploits at Villa Villekulla, where she lives with her horse and monkey. Countless translations of the chapter books are available in more than sixty languages. Pippi is Sweden’s best-known children’s export, making it all the more remarkable that D+Q has discovered what will be a three-volume series. The comics are re-imaginings of the classic chapter book stories and were originally published in the Swedish magazine Humpty Dumpty in 1957–1959, a decade after the original books. The comics spotlight both Lindgren’s brilliant writing and Vang Nyman’s bold bright colors that seem presciently and eerily modern. The original illustrator for the chapter books, Vang Nyman was an avant-garde champion of the importance of children’s literature who insisted that art in children’s books needed to meet the same esthetic standards as art in any other medium. Sadly Vang Nyman never achieved international success, and tragically committed suicide in 1959 due to mental health issues, while Lindgren went on to become one of the world’s best-loved writers with more than 145 million books sold worldwide. Similar to D+Q’s 2005 unearthing of the Tove Jansson’s Moomin comic strip, which has more than 100,000 units in print, these mid-century classics are waiting to be discovered and enjoyed by the world’s legions of Pippi fans, both young and old.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 10/2/2012Pages: 56
Pippi Longstocking returns to fix everything in the second volume of comics written by the series creator, Astrid Lindgren, and illustrated by the original Pippi artist, Ingrid Vang Nyman. It is Pippi's birthday, which means there is a lot of fun to be had! Join Pippi, Annika, and Tommy in their adventures on board a ship, hosting farewell parties, and visiting with Pippi's father, the island king.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 11/12/2013Pages: 56Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
Pippi always does things her own way. When she cleans her kitchen, she ties scrub brushes to her feet. When she has a picnic, she serves pancakes. One thing is for sure-there's never a dull moment when Pippi is around!"Pippi Longstocking...has inspired generations of children with her spunk and power."-Kirkus ReviewsBook Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 6/25/2001Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 8 and Up
The beloved story of a spunky young girl and her hilarious escapades.Tommy and his sister Annika have a new neighbor, and her name is Pippi Longstocking. She has crazy red pigtails, no parents to tell her what to do, a horse that lives on her porch, and a pet monkey named Mr. Nilsson. Whether Pippi’s scrubbing her floors, doing arithmetic, or stirring things up at a fancy tea party, her flair for the outrageous always seems to lead to another adventure.Book Details:Format: Book+CDPublication Date: 5/22/2007Reading Level: Age 8 and Up
Phase 4 Films Kaboom! - Birthday Celebration kaboom! Birthday Celebrations is a wonderful collection that includes 10 episodes of your favorite shows! Enjoy Franklin, The Berenstain Bears, George Shrinks and Pippi Longstocking on this DVD!
Hardcover treasury of classic characters; Classics include: Corduroy, Ferdinand, Pippi Longstocking, Madeline, Matilda, Peter Rabbit and moreBook Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 1/1/2012Pages: 376Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
This outstanding book by the author of Pippi Longstocking--and winner of the Hans Christian Andersen Award--has been called a "picture book of rare distinction" by the Chicago Tribune. Full color.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 10/6/1997Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
The New & Notable collection brings you three of Bookworm's latest and greatest-from best sellers to critical sensations.Pre-Teen: New & Notable Set includes: Nick and Tesla's High-Voltage Danger Lab + Warriors: The Ultimate Guide + Pippi Longstocking Nick and Tesla's High-Voltage Danger Lab: Nick and Tesla are bright 11-year-old siblings with a knack for science, electronics, and getting into trouble. When their parents mysteriously vanish, they're sent to live with their Uncle Newt, a brilliant inventor who engineers top-secret gadgets for a classified government agency. It's not long before Nick and Tesla are embarking on adventures of their own-engineering all kinds of outrageous MacGyverish contraptions to save their skin: 9-volt burglar alarms, electromagnets, mobile tracking devices, and more. Readers are invited to join in the fun as each story contains instructions and blueprints for five different projects.In Nick and Tesla's High-Voltage Danger Lab, we meet the characters and learn how to make everything from rocket launchers to soda-powered vehicles. Learning about science has never been so dangerous-or so much fun! Warriors: The Ultimate Guide: Featuring never-before-seen information about the warrior cats, Warriors: The Ultimate Guide is a necessary addition to every Warriors collection and is perfect for both longtime fans and those just getting to know the world. This full-color book includes:All of the content from Warriors: Cats of the ClansBrand-new art and detailed descriptions for forty more catsAn in-depth look at each of the five warrior ClansBonus! For the first printing only, receive a double-sided jacket that folds out into a full-color collector's poster. Pippi Longstocking: Tommy and Annika have a new neighbor: red-haired, freckle-faced Pippi Longstocking, who has upside-down braids and no parents to tell her what to do. The three children have the most rollicking adventures on their own, with horses and monkeys, the circus, and more!
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