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By Stark, Ulf; Illustrated by Hoeglund, Anna; Translated by Marshall, Julia
This is a sensitive book, a classic in many countries, about a friendship between two boys and an old man. There are plenty of old men who would do as a grandfather at the retirement home, Ulf suggests, when Berra wonders why he doesn't have one. They go there together to find on...e - ideally one who eats pig's trotters, invites you to tea and who can teach you to whistle.Read more
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By Stark, Ulf; Illustrated by Crowther, Kitty
Originally published in Sweden as Rymlingarna.
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Grandson and grandpa run away together for a one-night adventure in this chapter book from Swedish great Ulf Stark ""I hate the food here," Grandpa said. " They've taken all the joy out of it. Not even the water tastes any good." "Perhaps you should run away," I suggested. "I did... a lot of that when I was young," he said. "But I think it's a bit late now..."But by the time I had to leave for the bus, we'd made a plan."Read more
By Stark, Ulf; Illustrated by Eriksson, Eva; Translated by Beard, Susan
Will the rabbit children still be able to have their Midsummer party even after the big storm? Perhaps their friend Grump the tomte will help! This charming follow-up to The Yule Tomte and the Little Rabbits is told in twenty-one chapters.
Ulf and Berra decide to visit the retirement home to find a grandfather for Berra. This classic Swedish children's story has been translated into 20 languages - this is the first English translation. "Funny and warm-tough writing for children learning to read alone." Translated b...y Julia Marshall.Read more
Will Grump the Yule Tomte ever visit the rabbit children? This charming and funny Christmas story is told over twenty-five chapters--one for each day of Advent--with delightful festive illustrations. Perfect for sharing.
Illustrated by Bondestam, Linda; Text by Stark, Ulf; Translated by Prime, Annie
A lonely Creature lives deep within the mountain. Sunlight makes her sick, and so her world is gray gray gray.
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