Astrid Lindgren

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Astrid Lindgren
Lindgren 1960.jpg
Lindgren around 1960
BornAstrid Anna Emilia Ericsson
14 November 1907(1907-11-14)
Vimmerby, Swaden
Dee'd28 Januar 2002(2002-01-28) (aged 94)
Stockholm, Swaden
ThriftWriter
LeidSwadish
NaitionalitySwadish
Period1944–1993
GenreChilder's feection, picture beuks, screenplays
Notable awairdsHans Christian Andersen Awaird for Writin
1958
Right Livelihood Awaird
1994

Astrid Anna Emilia Lindgren (born Ericsson; Swadish: [ˈastrɪd ˈlɪŋɡreːn] ( listen); 14 November 1907 – 28 Januar 2002) wis a Swadish writer o feection an screenplays. She is best kent for childer's beuk series featurin Pippi Longstocking, Emil i Lönneberga, Karlsson-on-the-Roof, an the Six Bullerby Children, as well as the childer's fantasy novelles Mio min Mio, Ronia the Robber's Daughter, an The Brothers Lionheart.

As o Januar 2017, she is the warld's 18t maist translatit author[1] an the fowert maist-translatit childer's writer efter Enid Blyton, H. C. Andersen an the Brothers Grimm. Lindgren haes sauld roughly 144 million beuks warldwide.[2]

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