Most Beloved Sister/Mirabelle

2017

Format
Collection
Author
Astrid Lindgren
Translator
Elisabeth Kallick Dyssegaard
Publisher
Novellix

The two short stories Most Beloved Sister and Mirabelle in one volume from Swedish publisher Novellix.

Then Lalla-Lee grabbed my arm very tightly and said: “Most Beloved Sister, there is one thing you must know!” I felt a pain in my heart just then. “No,” I said. “I do not want to know.” “Yes, one thing you must know,” continued Lalla-Lee. Then the flowers stopped singing and the trees stopped playing, and I could no longer hear the brook’s melody. “Most Beloved Sister,” said Lalla-Lee. “When Salikon’s roses wither, then I will be dead.”