"Indeed, I should be glad to help if I could," said the boy, "but it's not likely that I shall ever again have influence among human beings."
I went looking for this book after reading in Gary Shteyngart's memoir how this was his favorite book as a child in Leningrad (and also it became the inspiration for his first... Read morePublished 1 month ago by MJ
Written by Selma Lagerlof at the request of the government to provide them with a 4tg & 5tg grade geograpgy textbook for the public schools. Read morePublished on November 7, 2012 by sarah pease
When I was a young boy my Grandmother read the story of Nils' adventures and I still have the books. Read morePublished on July 9, 2009 by L. Powell
This book is very much worth reading by young and old. An interesting journey through Sweden seen through the eyes of a little boy travelling on a goose. Read morePublished on April 5, 2008 by Clarence F. Prine
"The Wonderful Adventures of Nils..." - is one of the best book written for children. I've red it when I was small, and now I am reading it to my children. Read morePublished on February 25, 2007 by Y. Lukyanenko
My grandmother gave me this book when I had my first child. It's the loveliest, funniest, most imaginative story, and I've already begun to relate it to my son. Read morePublished on August 22, 2006 by Dani
The most charming children book after Hans Andersen stories but much more informative and down to earth. Read morePublished on May 28, 2003 by "castorp7"