Books

Jump High Sigge!

Author
Hallberg, Lin
Illustrator
Nordqvist, Margareta
Swedish title
Hoppa högt Sigge
Series
Sigge
Category
Children \ Fiction 6-9
Pub Date
Apr 18, 2011
Format
44 pages, 148x210, b/w illustrations
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    “This is the very best kind of book about horses." BTJ

    “Margareta Nordquist’s illustrations are so cute it hurts." Länstidningen Södertälje

    “The book feels warm and genuine /…/" BTJ

    “If you’re mad about horses, you’re going to think this book is just so cool." Tranås Tidning

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Finally Half Term is here and Elina can ride Sigge to the big riding school. In the manege Elina is allowed to gallop and jump with Sigge, but he is in his most awkward mood and it all goes wrong. And up on the benches Jossan and her friends are sitting watching …

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.
The series is 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.