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Loranga Wants to Swim/Loranga vill bada

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Loranga Wants to Swim/Loranga vill bada

Here we get to meet Barbro Lindgren’s wonderfully crazy favorites Loranga, Masarin and Dartanjang in a new format. These modern classics have made children and their parents giggle and laugh ever since they were first published in 1969.

Barbro Lindgren


Barbro Lindgren is one of Sweden’s most important, deeply-loved and prolific writers. Her output of over a hundred titles for differing age groups includes picture books, poetry, plays, absurdist stories, and more realistic fiction for young adults. Her work has been translated into more than thirty languages and to date she is the only Swedish…

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Sara Olausson


Sara Olausson, born in 1972, is a comic book artist, illustrator, and author. She graduated from the Royal Institute of Art in Stockholm in 2007 and has, among other works, published the comic books “Allt är farligt!” (2001), “Hjälp!” (the latter in collaboration with Nina Hemmingsson, 2004), and a three-part adaptation of Barbro Lindgren’s “Loranga,…

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