Barbro Lindgren


Born
in Bromma, Stockholm, Sweden
March 18, 1937

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Barbro Enskog was born in Bromma, Stockholm. She graduated from art school in 1958 and has been writing books for publication since 1965. Her style has exerted a major influence on Swedish children's literature. Located between realism and surrealism, her works are humorous and imaginative, and her books for children treat important issues to be taken seriously and treated for children.
Early in her career Barbro Lindgren won the 1973 Astrid Lindgren Prize, an annual Swedish literary award distinct from the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. The once-in-a-lifetime award established on Astrid Lindgren's 60th birthday honours good writing for children or youth. Barbro Lindgren's long-time collaborator, the illustrator Eva Eriksson (born 1949),
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Titta Hamlet!

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4.35 avg rating — 203 ratings — published 2017 — 4 editions
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Jättehemligt

3.61 avg rating — 158 ratings — published 1971 — 3 editions
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The Wild Baby

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4.18 avg rating — 208 ratings — published 1980 — 12 editions
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Loranga : del 1 & 2

4.09 avg rating — 144 ratings — published 1969 — 6 editions
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Sam's Cookie

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3.64 avg rating — 146 ratings — published 1981 — 6 editions
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Loranga, Masarin och Dartan...

3.95 avg rating — 110 ratings — published 2001 — 3 editions
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Benny and the Binky

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3.66 avg rating — 116 ratings — published 2001 — 8 editions
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Världshemligt

3.83 avg rating — 82 ratings — published 1972 — 3 editions
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Bladen brinner

3.69 avg rating — 84 ratings — published 1973 — 2 editions
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Sam's Ball

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3.74 avg rating — 84 ratings — published 1982 — 7 editions
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