Books

April Fool, Sigge

Author
Hallberg, Lin
Illustrator
Nordqvist, Margareta
Swedish title
April, April Sigge
Series
Sigge
Category
Children \ Fiction 6-9
Pub Date
Mar 12, 2007
Format
144 pages, b/w illustrations

The Sigge books form a series about horses written by Lin Hallberg and illustrated throughout by Margareta Nordquist. Everybody Loves Sigge was awarded a prize by the Book Jury, which is children’s own list of the year’s best books. The books have also been praised by critics and by those who work with children and in libraries.
April Fool, Sigge is the fourth book about Elina and her friends who hang out at the charming Shetland pony stables in Broby which is run by Ingela, the best riding instructor in the whole wide world! This is where Elina meets Sigge, the sweetest little Shetland pony she’s ever seen.

One day Ingela puts up a notice about the riding school’s summer trip - Elina can’t think of anything she’d rather do! Just think how brilliant it would be to look after Sigge all by herself for a whole week! But Ingela doesn’t seem too sure that Elina will be able to manage Sigge all by herself …
A book about friendship and the love for a horse.

Reviews:
“This is the very best kind of book about horses." BTJ