Nothing but fun in Noisy Village, cover by Mini Grey

Nothing But Fun in Noisy Village

1952

Format
Chapter book
Author
Astrid Lindgren
Translator
Susan Beard
Illustrator
Mini Grey
Publisher
Oxford University Press

Lisa and Lars and Pip and Britta and Anna and Ollie climb mountains, hunt wild oxen, feed baby lambs, catch crayfish, sleep the night in the forest and dance around the maypole when midsummer comes to Noisy Village. “I pity all the people who don’t live in Noisy Village”, says Anna.

In 2021, the books have been newly illustrated by Mini Grey and published by Oxford University Press in the UK. Previous editions were illustrated by Tony Ross.