Lin Hallberg

Agent

Mathilde Coffy

Literary Agent | Children's & YA

Lin Hallberg

Lin Hallberg, born 1956, is one of Sweden’s foremost writers of horse books. She got her first horse when she was 12, and has been hooked since then. Currently she is running a stables where she is breeding shetland ponies.

Books by Lin Hallberg

You and Me Sigge

Lin Hallberg

Old and new friends meet at Broby farm to participate in Ingela’s riding and training camp and the week will be rounded off with horse competitions. You can read more about Sam and Sigge in the Broby kids’ Shetland ponies that tell the stories of Eli…

Swedish title: Du och jag, Sigge

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 09-03-2015

Thursdays with Sigge

Lin Hallberg

Elina yearns and yearns. Her Shetland pony Sigge is in the stable in Broby, ill but getting better. And surely she will be the one who gets to look after and ride him as soon as he is well enough?The second book in the series about the Broby kids’ Sh…

Swedish title: Torsdagar med Sigge

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 01-03-2005

The Night Sigge was Born

Lin Hallberg

Simon and Eric are never tired of hearing their mother’s stories of their beloved Shelties, Sam and SiggeThis one is the exciting tale of the stormy night out on the moors when Sigge was born. An easy-to-read book in full colour for all the girls and…

Swedish title: Natten då Sigge föddes

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 04-08-2011

The Mischievous Bruno

Lin Hallberg

Step into the magical pet shop where there is a perfect animal for every child and a shopkeeper that knows which pet that is. Bruno’s mum says that he has to go out. He can’t sit at home in front of the computer all day. His mum thinks he should go a…

Swedish title: Brunos bus

Series: The Magic Pet Shop

Category: Children

Pub date: 02-07-2018

The Circus Pony

Lin Hallberg

Swedish title: Cirkusponnyn

Series: Tiger Andersson

Category: Children

Pub date: 02-07-2018

The Bunny Club

Lin Hallberg

Swedish title: Kaninklubben

Series: Animal Academy

Category: Children

Pub date: 03-07-2017

The animals move in

Lin Hallberg

At last something fun is happening! A parrot, a dog and perhaps a tiger have just moved into the neighboring house. Easy to read and fun when Levi and his sister Lo get a whole lot of new neighbors. Perfect for all new readers who like animals! With…

Swedish title: Djuren flyttar in

Series: Animal Academy

Category: Children

Pub date: 30-07-2012

Swim safe Sigge

Lin Hallberg

Swedish title: Simma lugnt, Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 16-03-2009

Summer with Sigge

Lin Hallberg

At last, Elina’s dream of having a horse of her own comes true, even if it’s only for a few weeks. A change of scenery for Sigge and Elina can look after him as if he were her own: a whole summer with Sigge at grandma and grandpa’s farm. Here is the…

Swedish title: Sommaren med Sigge

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 24-02-2014

Sockan Starts Puppy School

Lin Hallberg

Sockan the little puppy is missing and Levi and Lo are helping in the search. Sockan’s young owner is very sad. She thinks her parents won’t let her keep Sockan as the puppy is so naughty. Luckily Tiger Andersson knows how to teach puppies how to beh…

Swedish title: Sockan börjar valpskola

Category: Children

Pub date: 01-07-2016

Sigge’s Friendship Book

Lin Hallberg

Sigge the little Shetland pony is more popular than ever! Now we also have Sigge’s Friendship Book in colour, where friends can fill in information about themselves. And of course there are also pages where you can fill in details about friends who h…

Swedish title: Sigges Kompisbok

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 26-02-2007

Sigge's Activity Book

Lin Hallberg

Here comes an activity book packed with funny crafts. A perfect gift for all horse lovers! Choose the right path to the stables through the maze, draw your dream horse, read Sigge’s 10 Commandments and much much more … The book includes 50 stickers…

Swedish title: Stallpyssel med Sigge; klistermärken

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 01-03-2017

Sigge forever

Lin Hallberg

Elina can hardly believe it´s true! She is going to be allowed to look after Sigge all by herself. As she shuts the cupboard where all of Sigge´s gear and halter are kept, she feels as though Jossan has given her a prize!  It´s hard to say goodb…

Swedish title: För alltid Sigge

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 11-03-2013

Sigge at last

Lin Hallberg

At last Elina has become a stable girl and is allowed to be part of the stable gang. Of course it’s tired old Atle she has to look after and not the wonderful Sigge, but it’s still great to feel like one of the big girls and it is almost like having…

Swedish title: Äntligen Sigge

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 23-03-2012

Secret Hanson

Lin Hallberg

Swedish title: Hemliga Hanson

Series: Tiger Andersson

Category: Children

Pub date: 01-07-2015

Save Ruth

Lin Hallberg

Animals, magic and cool illustrations – this easy-to-read book by Lin Hallberg and Jonna Björnstjerna is perfect for making reading fun and exciting.Step into The Magic Pet Shop, where there is an animal for every child and the shop assistant knows j…

Swedish title: Rädda Rut

Series: The Magic Pet Shop

Category: Children

Pub date: 02-07-2019

Sam and Sigge and the Long Journey

Lin Hallberg

Swedish title: Sam och Sigge och den långa resan

Series: Siige

Category: Children

Pub date: 02-09-2013

Sam and Sigge – The first Chirstmas

Lin Hallberg

Swedish title: Sam och Sigge och den första julen

Category: Children

Pub date: 15-10-2014

Sam and Sigge

Lin Hallberg

Swedish title: Sam och Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 16-11-2009

Sam & Sigge and the Knight brother’s

Lin Hallberg

The Sigge books form a series about horses written by Lin Hallberg and illustrated throughout by Margareta Nordquist. Everybody Loves Sigge was awarded a prize by the Book Jury, which is the list of the year’s best books chosen by Swedish children th…

Swedish title: Sam och Sigge och riddarbröderna

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 31-08-2012

Sally and Sigge

Lin Hallberg

 A new term starts at the riding school and the riding instructor Ingela says that everyone must try and ride other horses than their usual one in order to be a really experienced rider. When Elina is to ride Nanou, tears are not far away. Why is Nan…

Swedish title: Sally och Sigge

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 01-03-2017

Rising Trot

Lin Hallberg

Saga and Harry have started taking riding lessons at the Broby stable, and they have loads of questions. Why do the riding court’s sides have letters on them? How can you get the horse to go where you want? And what does rising trot mean? With some h…

Swedish title: Börja rida med Sigge: Rida lätt

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 29-07-2019

Ready to Go Sigge

Lin Hallberg

Summer with its long, lazy days is coming to an end. The horses have also had a summer rest but they need to be ridden right up until the autumn term starts at school. Elina and her friends have to help out. Ingela plans a long trek with an overnight…

Swedish title: Klar för start, Sigge

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 10-03-2016

Nova’s Secret

Lin Hallberg

Nova dreams of having a pet of her very own. Luckily there is a magic pet shop in town. This is a new series with magic, excitement and cute animals. Very easy-to-read with text in capital letters. Lin Hallberg, author of the immensely popular horse…

Swedish title: Novas hemlighet

Series: The Magic Pet Shop

Category: Children

Pub date: 01-07-2015

Jump High Sigge!

Lin Hallberg

Finally Half Term is here and Elina can ride Sigge to the big riding school. In the manege Elina is allowed to gallop and jump with Sigge, but he is in his most awkward mood and it all goes wrong. And up on the benches Jossan and her friends are sitt…

Swedish title: Hoppa högt Sigge

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 04-04-2011

Indra Larsson’s Not Entirely Successful Riding Lessons

Lin Hallberg

Indra Larsson has a lot on her mind, with riding lessons not going too well and best friends drifting apart. And when Sander, who is a western rider and an animal communicator, says that he will lead a clinic for problem horses over the Christmas hol…

Swedish title: Indra Larssons inte särskilt lyckade ridlektioner

Series: The Horse Whisperer

Category: Children

Pub date: 02-09-2019

Indra Larsson’s not-so-perfect horselife

Lin Hallberg

The author of the popular Sigge series is back with a new series for all book lovers. This is the first book in the new series “The Horse Whistler”.This is a book about dreams and about doing anything for them to come true. Even if that means that be…

Swedish title: Indra Larssons inte helt perfekta hästliv

Series: The Horse Whisperer

Category: Children

Pub date: 29-08-2018

Hedda's book

Lin Hallberg

Swedish title: Heddas bok

Category: Children

Pub date: 04-06-2012

Happy – a Horse in a Million

Lin Hallberg

One day it happens, just like it always does in the books about horses that Madde reads. Madde’s dad tells her she’s going to get her very own horse to look after, because she’s been so lonely while her mum has been ill. Madde finds Happy, the wonder…

Swedish title: Happy - en häst på miljonen

Category: Children

Pub date: 07-08-2007

Gallop On, Sigge

Lin Hallberg

Sigge, the stable and her horse-loving friends are the most important things in Elina’s life but her mum and dad say that three days a week at the stables is enough. She has to concentrate on her schoolwork too. And it doesn’t even help when Elina te…

Swedish title: Full galopp, Sigge

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 22-02-2018

Gallop on, Sigge

Lin Hallberg

Swedish title: Börja rida med Sigge - Borsta och skritta

Category: Children

Pub date: 01-08-2018

Everybody loves Sigge

Lin Hallberg

This is the first book in a series about Elina, a little girl who is absolutely mad about horses. Here Elina meets Sigge, the sweetest little Shetland pony you ever did see. It’s love at first sight!But one day when Elina arrives at the stables, Sigg…

Swedish title: Alla älskar Sigge

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 31-08-2004

Ester's Longing

Lin Hallberg

Swedish title: Ester längtar

Series: The Magic Pet Shop

Category: Children

Pub date: 03-07-2017

Compete With Sigge

Lin Hallberg

Swedish title: Tävla med Sigge

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 04-03-2019

Come On, Sigge

Lin Hallberg

Come On, Sigge! is the third book in the series about the Shetland pony Sigge and pony-mad Elina and her friends who meet up at the delightful Shetland pony stables at Broby, run by Ingela, the best riding instructor in the world!Here Elina meets Sig…

Swedish title: Kom igen Sigge

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 03-04-2006

At the Riding Camp with Sigge

Lin Hallberg

At the Riding Camp with Sigge is the fifth book about pony-mad Elina and her friend who meet up at the delightful Shetland pony stables at Broby, run by Ingela, the best riding instructor in the world! It’s the summer holidays, and time for riding ca…

Swedish title: Ridläger med Sigge

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 03-03-2008

As the Stars Fall

Lin Hallberg

 Tess and Tom. Tom and Tess. And how love and loyalty to a horse can give so much power that one can make the seemingly impossible in order to save it.  Tess’s parents plan to follow her grandmother’s last wish. They leave town on a cold January nigh…

Swedish title: Som stjärnor faller

Category: Children

Pub date: 01-06-2017

April Fool, Sigge

Lin Hallberg

The Sigge books form a series about horses written by Lin Hallberg and illustrated throughout by Margareta Nordquist. Everybody Loves Sigge was awarded a prize by the Book Jury, which is children’s own list of the year’s best books. The books have al…

Swedish title: April, April Sigge

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 12-03-2007

Adventure with Sigge

Lin Hallberg

Ghostly horses, grilling sausages and a brilliant adventure!Elina has been given the best present in the world! Well, apart from being given Sigge, of course. She’s been invited on an adventure trek with Eric, Simon and Ingela, and she will be riding…

Swedish title: Äventyr med Sigge

Series: Sigge

Category: Children

Pub date: 16-03-2010

A Squeak in a Bag

Lin Hallberg

Summer holidays at last. Levi and Lo go to the market with their neighbour Tiger Andersson who is a potter. He is going to sell the mugs he has made. While helping Tiger they find a strange bag with a label attached! The bag moves! Squeaks come…

Swedish title: Det piper i påsen

Series: Animal Academy

Category: Children

Pub date: 15-07-2013