Located in Northern Europe and the North Atlantic, the Nordic Countries/Territories are comprised of Sweden, Norway, Finland, Denmark, Iceland, Greenland, the Faroe Islands, and Aland. And while they may share a region and some traditions, each has its own distinct geography, history, and heritage.
The book introduces readers to siblings Lise and Lasse and the captivating Sami culture of northern Scandinavia. Beneath the dancing northern lights, Lise and Lasse enjoy the winter days and polar nights, playing pranks on their family, playing with their reindeer, skiing, and taking hot saunas.
Set in Sweden, this is the story of a wild little troll who runs away from home because he doesn’t want to do his chores. Rollo tries living with various woodland animals, but he finds out that there is no place like home, and he returns just in time for “the best Christmas ever.”