Children’s book 3 – Nu ska vi läsa

A children’s textbook from 1963. Sapient and educational stories with llustrations by Swedish illustrator and artist Kaj Beckman (1913–2002).

Kaj Beckman is behind several children’s book treasure from my childhood. Always on the lookout for books by Kaj.


Will you manage another one tomorrow?


13 Responses to Children’s book 3 – Nu ska vi läsa

  1. F. says:

    Otroligt fina bokfynd! Jag orkar hur många som helst ;)

  2. Nancy Cook says:

    This one is great.

  3. Amy says:

    Oh yes, we can manage another one tomorrow. These children’s books are fantastic!

  4. Yes, please, lets manage!

  5. Adrienne says:

    The colors are beautiful! Thanks for sharing.

  6. Francesca says:

    totally – I’m loving this series Elisabeth! i just wish these books were written in swedenglish :)

  7. Kylie says:

    What a gorgeous find! Kx

  8. bmo says:

    vilka skatter det finns…borde nytryckas alla…

  9. I adore this post. So many lovely, interesting textures and colours. The wonderful world of children.

  10. Sarah says:

    I think I could manage one every day. This one so far is my favourite though. It is inspiring…
    I’m off now to draw. Thank you Elisabeth, keep them coming ;)

    Sarah xo

  11. I really love the first image, that shows the children at play. And my favorite is the cover image, with all the rows of different people. Very nice style.

  12. Anna Maria says:

    Oh, I think this is my favourite so far. I love the colours and the line work. The cover illustration is just beautiful! How lucky you are Elisabeth, to have such a lovely collection of books. And how lucky your kids are too!

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