[PDF] Nils Holgerssons underbara resa genom Sverige by Selma Lagerlöf


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    Cross curricular teaching and entertainment in one Nobel volumeThese days interdisciplinary projects and cross curricular interlinking of learni

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    This children's classic published in 1906 by future Nobel Prize winner Selma Lagerlöf is so famous in Scandinavia that everyone knows the pl

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    There are three very good reasons to read this book the author is first woman ever to win a Nobel Prize it appears on Le Monde list of best books of 20th century And the fact that the protagonist's picture appears on 20 Swedish kro

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    “The Wonderful Adventure of Nils Holgersson” is a Swedish children’s classic Published in 1906 the book actually resulted from a commission from the National Teachers Association to write a geography reade

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    This book will give you so much How is it that Swedish writers always find the right words for expressing children's thoughts and feelings Lagerlöf does a great job not only in describing the Swedish landscape but also in describing and telling Nils' story It is a wonderful piece of literature and should be read to every child You can learn

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    A big book but full of nice stories of the wonderful adventures of Nils a boy who was turned tiny and went on a trip on his goose or was it a

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    I was about 10 years old and looking for something to read on a uiet Sunday afternoon in summer when I ran across a battered and faded copy of

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    There’s so much to the world of reading sigh And I continue to explore aspects of Children’s Literature In ‘The Wonderful Adventures of Nils’ Selma Lagerlof has created a slow mindful book that draws you into a world of adventure fun a

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    Wonderful fantasy book for children or anyone who has not already read it I read it several times over the last 70 years

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    Sometimes its the perspective of a child that gives adults much needed clarity Without hyperbole metaphors or euphemisms this wonderfu

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Nils Holgerssons underbara resa genom Sverige

Ublished folklore and legends of the different provinces and wove them all into her story With no small success; the book immediately became the most popular book of the year in Scandinavia There s so much to the world of reading sigh And I continue to explore aspects of Children s Literature In The Wonderful Adventures of Nils Selma Lagerlof has created a slow mindful book that draws you into a world of adventure fun and learning Initially I found the pace of the book a bit slow and thought it might be boring But I caught myself just in time we are usd to fast paced action thriller of novels we are not used to mindful novels This is one of those This book invites you to just sit back with a cup of tea and fall in love with Thumbietot and Goosey Gander marvel at Sweden s gorgeous landscape described so poetically by Lagerlof and just think of reading the way it would have been before smartphones and the Internet bombarded us with shortened attention spans

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The Wonderful Adventures of Nils – which is the work of Sweden's greatest fiction writer – was first published in Stockholm in December 1906 Lagerlöf wrote it after a commission from t Cross curricular teaching and entertainment in one Nobel volumeThese days interdisciplinary projects and cross curricular interlinking of learning are all the fashion and stressed teachers sigh in frustration over the tour de force of teaching not only their own subject but of successfully implementing relevant connections to other areas as well in order to make learning meaningful to an increasingly lazy naughty and careless student body Some might think this is a recent issue both the emphasis on interdisciplinary learning and the hopeless attitude of our youth Think again or read Selma Lagerl f and you will be pleased to discover that a your interdisciplinary project combining a learning unit in geography biology history literature ethics Nordic mythology and life skills is offered to you on a Nobel silver plateb students have been lazy naughty and prone to falling asleep over their chores or homework at least since 1906 when this novel was written to be used in the Swedish school systemFollowing young Nils Holgersson on his magical journey through the various landscapes of Sweden is a special experience as it combines features of a fairy tale adventure with genuine geography and biology knowledge Nils is cursed by a Swedish house spirit atomte for his cruel and treacherous behaviour and is turned into a a tiny tomte himself Deprived of his physical superiority he faces the animals on his parents farm whom he has treated in a particularly nasty way He discovers that he has received the ability to understand their communication as a compensation for his lost power and he has to hear some unpleasant opinions about himself as well as protect himself against the mistreated animals righteous anger Fleeing the farm on the back of a goose he travels through all of Sweden The journey widens his perspective and broadens his mind and the hardship he faces makes him grow as a human being despite or because of his tiny size He learns to respect nature and living creatures by slowly gaining deeper understanding of the diversity of lifeforms in Sweden He returns home caring and knowledgeable and vows to be a better leader of the environment for which he is responsible The curse is gone and he resumes his human shapeApart from the purely subject related content offering a panorama of Swedish flora and fauna it is a universal story of power and responsibility and of the importance of knowledge to develop empathy To respect others you need to know about their situation and about their needs and feelings and customsRecommended to teachers students and learners for life

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He National Teachers' Association to write a reader for the public schools She devoted three years to Nature study and to familiarizing herself with animal and bird life; she sought out unp The Wonderful Adventure of Nils Holgersson is a Swedish children s classic Published in 1906 the book actually resulted from a commission from the National Teachers Association to write a geography reader Author Selma Lagerlof apparently spent three years studying Nature and also investigating folklore and legends from around the country before writing this bookThe story itself involves a fourteen year old boy called Nils who is a bit lazy and naughty Amongst the mischief he gets up to is the rather unpleasant way he likes to hurt animals on his family farm One day he is left home to memorise Bible chapters and then falls asleep Waking he sees a gnome which he traps Eventually he is also turned into a gnome and able to talk to animals With wild geese flying over the farm a farm goose attempts to fly off with them and when Nils grabs hold the two of them end up on an adventureThis book involves a lot of the history and natural world of Sweden which is a beautiful country At just over 270 pages and with an illustration at the beginning of each chapter this is certainly a book for the fluent child reader although it is also delightful to read aloud It has a lovely hardback cover with pictures of flying geese and is an unusual story It reminded me a little of BB and his The Little Grey Men go Down the Bright Stream if not in the actual storyline but in the way the countryside and natural beauty was so integral to the book A lovely novel for adults and children

  • Hardcover
  • 282
  • Nils Holgerssons underbara resa genom Sverige
  • Selma Lagerlöf
  • Georgian
  • 13 July 2018
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About the Author: Selma Lagerlöf

Selma Ottilia Lovisa Lagerlöf 1858 1940 was a Swedish author In 1909 she became the first woman to ever receive the Nobel Prize in Literature in appreciation of the lofty idealism vivid imagination and spiritual perception that characterize her writings She later also became the first female member of the Swedish Academy Born in the forested countryside of Sweden she was told many of the