Babar, Rainbow Fish, and Pippi Longstocking

Babar, Rainbow Fish, and Pippi Longstocking

Babar, Rainbow Fish, and Pippi Longstocking

Date posted: September 25, 2020

What do Babar, Rainbow Fish and Pippi Longstocking have in common? They’re all characters from children’s books that were translated into English.

Did you know that September is World Kid Lit Month? It’s a time to celebrate world literature for kids and teens, especially fiction and nonfiction translated to English from other languages. These books can add diversity to children’s reading, helping them see themselves and others on the page.

Looking for translated children’s books? You can search for books by country or by original language on The World Kid Lit website.

Or just browse one of the following lists:

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