Barbro Lindgren





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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3.74 avg rating — 110 ratings — published 1981 — 4 editions
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The Wild Baby

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4.32 avg rating — 143 ratings — published 1980 — 7 editions
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Loranga : del 1 & 2

4.15 avg rating — 84 ratings — published 1969 — 4 editions
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Jättehemligt

3.64 avg rating — 88 ratings — published 1971 — 3 editions
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Benny and the Binky

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3.73 avg rating — 79 ratings — published 2001 — 6 editions
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Sam's Ball

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3.84 avg rating — 62 ratings — published 1982 — 4 editions
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Sam's Potty

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3.46 avg rating — 65 ratings — published 1986 — 6 editions
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Oink, Oink Benny

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3.12 avg rating — 65 ratings — published 2007 — 4 editions
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Bladen brinner

3.77 avg rating — 48 ratings — published 1973 — 2 editions
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4.16 avg rating — 43 ratings — published 2001 — 2 editions
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