Pippi Goes to the Circus – (Pippi Description:

Pippi Goes to Astrid Lindgren (1907-2002) was born in Sweden. After college she worked in a newspaper office and a Swedish publishing house. Her most famous and beloved book Pippi Longstocking was originally published in Swedish in 1950 and was later translated into many other languages. It was followed by two sequels Pippi Goes on Board and Pippi in the South Seas. Ms. Lindgren had a long prolific career writing more than 100 picture books poems short stories plays screenplays and novels. In 1958 she won the Hans Christian Andersen Medal the highest international award in childrens literature. Michael Chesworth has illustrated many childrens books including Archibald Frisby Frieda B. and the Finkledee Ink Alphaboat and Rainy Day Dream. A newly minted Mars expert he lives in Amherst Massachusetts. Pippi Goes to the Circus – (Pippi