Escapades of a lucky little girl who lives with a horse and a monkey--but without any parents--at the edge of a Swedish village.
Pippi Longstocking is a nine-year-old girl who lives in ramshackle house along with her monkey, Mr. Nilsson, her horse, and a treasure chest full of gold--but no parents. As Pippi waits for her father to return from being lost at sea, she befriends her neighbors--two children named Tommy and Annika Settergren--and together they have many adventures. Illustrated with bw drawings.
Genre: Fiction + Literature Themes, Juvenile Fiction