This little biography of Astrid Lindgren tells the story of one of the world's best loved authors and creator of Pippi Longstocking. She had a very happy childhood, growing up on an old farm in Sweden. When she was four, her friend Edit read Astrid her first story and that changed Astrid's world! Once she learned to read, she couldn't stop. Soon there were no books left to borrow from the library and her friends. Find out how Astrid turned her love of telling stories and reading books into her career as a world-famous author.
The Little People, Big Dreams books series portrays the inspiring lives of artists, designers, activists and scientists in a super-accessible way with sweet illustrations and by focusing on when they started out as children with a dream and by focusing on when they started out as children with a dream. Each book has a biographical timeline with historical photographs and extra facts, too.