Quotes by Astrid Lindgren

About Astrid Lindgren:

Astrid Anna Emilia Lindgren is best known for children's book series featuring Pippi Longstocking, Emil i Lönneberga, Karlsson-on-the-Roof, and the Six Bullerby Children (Children of Noisy Village in the US) - as well as her children's fantasy novels Mio min Mio, Ronia the Robber's Daughter and The Brothers Lionheart.

Author Bio

  • NameAstrid Lindgren
  • DescriptionSwedish writer of fiction and screenplays
  • AliasesAstrid Anna Emilia Lindgren
  • BornNovember 14, 1907
  • DiedJanuary 28, 2002
  • CountrySweden
  • ProfessionScreenwriter; Children's Writer; Novelist; Writer
  • WorksMr. Nilsson; Pippi Longstocking; Emil I Lönneberga
  • AwardsHans Christian Andersen Award; Litteris Et Artibus; International Swede Of The Year; Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis; Nils Holgersson Plaque; Svenska Dagbladet Literature Prize; ; Selma Lagerlöf Prize; Right Livelihood Award; Peace Prize Of The German Book Trade; Zilveren Griffel