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Eva Eriksson

  • 5 stars across 19 books
    Astrid Lindgren (1907-2002) was born on a homestead in Smaland, Sweden. Her most famous book, Pippi Longstocking, was published in 1945 to great success. She is also well known for Karlsson on the Roof, her books about The Bullerby Children and The Tomten. Her books are loved all over the world and have sold around 145 million copies. She won many awards, including the Lewis Carroll Shelf Award for Pippi Longstocking in 1973; the Hans Christian Andersen Award in 1958; and the International Book Award from UNESCO in 1993. Eva Eriksson was born in Halmstad in 1949 and is a graduate of Konstfack University College of Arts, Crafts and Design. She is one of Europe's best-loved children's illustrators, and has worked with Ulf Nilsson, Margaret Stroemstedt, Rose Lagercrantz and Eva Bexell, among others. She is especially well-known in Sweden for illustrating Barbo Lindgren's successful Max series. Eva Eriksson's work has been recognised with many awards, and in 2001 she was the recipient of the Astrid Lindgren Prize. She lives and works in Dwell, near Stockholm.

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    • Tickle My Ears

      Tickle My Ears

      Very sweet interactive book series. 
      Great for a 1-3yr old as a gift. 

      This is a firm favourite by everyone in our household. Great bedtime storie...

    • Tickle My Ears

      Tickle My Ears

      A perfect book for engaging little readers. Interactive and creative- perfect for 9months to 6 years. Probably not a great one to get out of the libra...

    • Tickle My Ears

      Tickle My Ears

      A lovely story that will help little ones get ready for bed. An interactive story that avoids the flaps, touch and feel or loop-the-loop gimmicks to g...