Tagged with banned books

Outlawed Artist: Tomi Ungerer

Outlawed Artist: Tomi Ungerer

I’ve been meaning to do a post on this fantastic artist and children’s book author for a while. We had several of his books around the house growing up, but one in particular, The Three Robbers (pictured below), was my favorite. It tells the story of three robbers who roam the countryside armed with a blunderbuss, … Continue reading

Great Women in History: Astrid Lindgren

Great Women in History: Astrid Lindgren

Growing up with a Swedish mother, my sister and I were fortunate enough to be indoctrinated in to all things Astrid Lindgren related, from a very young age. We had hand me down copies of all of her books, dog-eared and crinkled with time. Our mother handmade us dolls of our favorite characters. We were … Continue reading