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10 Great Rainy Day Reads!

By Beth Mishler Apr 24, 2013

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Pippi Longstocking, Astrid Lindgrin

Perfect for a Rainy Day Because: Sometimes you just feel like throwback/old school on a rainy day!

Plot: Pippi, the pig-tailed, monkey owning, strongest girl in the universe, takes straight-laced neighbor kids Tommy and Annika on oodles of adventures: she tosses the world’s strongest man around at the circus, scoffs at school after attending classes for exactly one day, and could probably sue the dudes who made the Home Alone movies, as she bested two bumbling burglars in way more hilarious fashion. You’ll be surprised how much you laugh!

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About the Author
Beth Mishler

Beth Mishler is a writer, producer, and pop culture connoisseur who has a weakness for the Whedonverse and all things sci-fi. Originally from Madison, Wisconsin, Beth currently lives in The Plains, Ohio, where she freelances, makes documentaries, and watches a kazillion hours of TV per week while anxiously awaiting the release of George R.R. Martin's next novel.

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