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When I Am Happiest

By Rose Lagercrantz
Illustrated by Eva Eriksson

A standalone follow-up to the acclaimed and beloved chapter books My Happy Life and My Heart is Laughing.

Dani is very happy—it’s the second-to-last day of school, and summer is about to start. But then there’s a knock on the classroom door, and Dani is told her father has been in an accident. He’s in hospital! How can she possibly be happy? A warm and heartfelt story about Dani’s love for her dad and her ongoing friendship with Ella. It’s a story about sorrow and joy—and how life really is.

  • An enduring series with fans all over the world
  • These stories are perfect for beginning readers, full of real emotion, human behaviour, happiness—and how life really is
  • Dani faces her biggest challenge yet, but manages to overcome it and find happiness again

About the author

Rose Lagercrantz is a popular Swedish author of books for children as well as for adults. Her first book was published in 1973. She has received many of the top Swedish literary awards, including the August Prize and the Astrid Lindgren Prize.

About the illustrator

Eva Eriksson is one of the world’s great illustrators. She is consistently nominated for the Hans Christian Andersen and other international awards.

ISBN: 9781927271896
Imprint: Gecko Press
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: July 1, 2015
Dimensions: 147 x 210mm, 128pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $15.99
New Zealand RRP: $19.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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