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Pippi Longstocking (World of Astrid Lindgren)

Celebrating 75 years of everyone's favourite quirky heroine!

Author Astrid Lindgren and Illustrator Mini Grey

Suitable for:  Brilliantly funny, illustrated stories about this much-loved, classic character. (7+)

Price:  £5.99

ISBN: 978-0-19-277631-0
Publication date: 07/05/2020
Paperback: 144 pages
Dimensions: 198x129mm

Availability: In stock.

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Pippi Longstocking lives in a house with a horse, a monkey, a suitcase full of gold, and no grown-ups to tell her what to do. She's wild and funny and full of crazy ideas! One of the most popular children's characters of all time, Pippi's unique spirit and wonderful tales have been entertaining readers for 75 years.

This page was last updated on 19 October 2021 at 19:30 GMT


  • 'Pippi Longstocking may have debuted in 1945, but she feels like a very modern heroine: independent and spirited, underpinned by kindness and warmth' - The Bookseller
  • 'If Pippi met Voldemort she'd make mincemeat out of him and then, because she's a generous, forgiving soul, sit him down and feed him ginger snaps.' -
  • I love how unconsciously rebellious she is. She doesn't care about rules, she cares about people - Alicia Vikander
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