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Seacrow Island by Astrid Lindgren

Seacrow Island

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Seacrow Island by Astrid Lindgren
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May 26, 2015 | ISBN 9781590178683
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    May 26, 2015 | ISBN 9781590178683 | Middle Grade (8-12)

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    May 26, 2015 | ISBN 9781590178690 | Middle Grade (8-12)

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“Astrid Lindgren’s Seacrow Island (1964), an idyll about a family and a village set in the Stockholm archipelago in the mid-twentieth century, has enchanted me…I liked it so much that I consumed it slowly, like a savored cake. A month later I read it again, perhaps even more deliberately. It is a beautiful book, rendered in an entirely fluent English translation by Evelyn Ramsden, and certainly for adult readers as well as the children to whom it could be read.” —April Bernard, NYR Daily

“Evelyn Ramsden’s peppy translation brings this gem to a new generation of English-speaking readers, and reminds us that simple pleasures are often the most memorable.” —Literary Features Syndicate

 

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