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The Best Book Set In… Sweden, sort of!

The Best Book Set In… Sweden, sort of!

Whilst we have many things to thank Sweden for, including the likes of ABBA and Ikea, the nation has also brought us many literary greats such as Pippi Longstocking and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. One set of familiar characters that may be lesser known for being Swedish-born are The Moomins.

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Bon Appétit!

Bon Appétit!

When I put breakfast down on the table for my six-year-old daughter, it is not unusual to receive a “Bon Appétit, Mummy!” in response. I think most of us Brits can pull a phrase or two of French out from a dusty corner of our mind to pass on to our children, and anything food-related is certainly guaranteed to stick in my home!

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