About this item
Scandinavia’s best-loved children’s classic, from the first female writer to win the Nobel Prize in Literature Nils Holgersson is a naughty boy who tortures animals and never listens to his parents—until one day he wakes up as an elf. Deeply puzzled by his new status, he climbs on a gander’s back and flies away with him, joining a flock of wild geese. As he is carried around Sweden, Nils learns everything about birds, animals, his country and good behavior. Incredibly charming and poignant, The Wonderful Adventure of Nils Holgersson is a timeless classic loved by generations of children around the world.
Number of Pages: 217
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres, Literary Collections
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Author: Selma Lagerlof
Street Date: February 13, 2018
Item Number (DPCI): 248-65-3790