Books

Aunt Green, Aunt Brown and Aunt Lavender

Elsa Beskow

In this first of the classic Peter and Lotta books, Elsa Beskow tells how the two children come to meet the three colourful sisters known as Aunt Green, Aunt Brown and Aunt Lavender.

Swedish title: Tant Grön, Tant Brun och Tant Gredelin

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 01-08-1995

Children of the Forest

Elsa Beskow

Against an enchanting background of Nordic scenery a happy family of small forest people works and plays, all season of the year. The children of the forest are sharing nuts and lingonberries with the squirrels and other small animals, and they are t…

Swedish title: Tomtebobarnen

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 01-04-1995

Woody, Hazel and Little Pip

Elsa Beskow

This delightful autumn story describes the woodland adventures of two acorn children who get carried away by the blustery autumn wind. Mr Squirrel and Hazel, the youngest Hazelnut child, go off in search of them and encounter a grumpy troll and the C…

Swedish title: Ocke, Nutta och Pillerill

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 01-10-1994

Princess Sylvie

Elsa Beskow

Princess Sylvie persuades her father, the king, to leave the palace gardens and walk in the woods. The king is unsure. What might be in the woods? Then Sylvie’s dog Oskar runs off after a long-eared hare and Sylvie’s adventures begin. This is a delig…

Swedish title: Sessalätts äventyr

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 15-08-1994

Oscar's Cars

Carl Johan De Geer

Swedish title: Örnis bilar

Category: Children

Pub date: 01-08-1994

Ollie's Ski Trip

Elsa Beskow

Six-year-old Ollie is given his first pair of real skis. As soon as the snow begins to fall he heads off into the woods and meets sparkling Jack Frost, who shoos away damp Mrs Thaw. Jack Frost takes him on an adventure to the palace of King Winter. O…

Swedish title: Olles skidfärd

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 01-08-1994

Uncle Blue's New Boat

Elsa Beskow

This is the adventure of Peter and Lotta and their trip in Uncle Blue’s new boat. The children set out for a picnic on an island together with the three colourful aunts, Aunt Green, Aunt Brown and Aunt Lavender. While the adults are having a nap, Pet…

Swedish title: Farbror Blås nya båt

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 01-06-1994

Mr Peter

Elsa Beskow

Swedish title: Herr Peter

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 03-05-1994