Nelson Tigerpaw

Description

’They are still asleep, the residents of Berlurenstad. But as in all cities, there are those who are awake when others are sleeping. Who are not quiet, even when others are. In every city, there are those you greet, and those you do not. This is the story about those you do not greet.’’

Nelson Mareng stands alone on the train station in Berlurenstad, a city where most are in too much of a hurry to help a stranger. But not everyone. Suddenly, Nelson is involved in a world full of dangerous secrets, fake news and grand adventures.

Embark on a trip beyond Berlurenstad’s tidy facades in Frölander-Ulf’s tender and humoristic book about friendship and daring to stand up for what feels right. Inspired by The Murderer’s Ape by Jakob Wegelius and with a nod to Mio min Mio by Astrid Lindgren, this mysterious adventure will thrill readers of 9 years and up.

Type

Author

Original title

Nelson Tigertass

Year of publication

2019

Original publisher

Förlaget

Page count

282

Reviews

A warm and imaginative story about fear, friendship and prejudice. And about how the striving for order can go too far.