Astrid Lindgren is most known as an author of children's books. There are 34 original books and 41 picture books. Not all of them are translated into English. For a full list of her works, you can access the list of Swedish books.

Books by and about Astrid Lindgren

Böcker av Astrid Lindgren

Movies & TV

Hundreds, if not thousands, of people have been involved in adapting Astrid Lindgren’s books for the screen. Besides the author herself, the two who have influenced the results more than any others are the producer Olle Nordemar and the director Olle Hellbom.

A selection of Astrid Lindgren films and TV-series


”Every author who has been fortunate enough to find a congenial illustrator for their book would be forever grateful to that artist”, said Astrid Lindgren. Here we present four of the original illustrators of Astrid Lindgren's works.

The illustrators

Bild med Pippi, Karlsson, Lotta och Emil

Contact us

You are very welcome to contact us at The Astrid Lindgren Company if you have any questions or ideas concerning Astrid Lindgren.

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