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Everything great that ever happened in this world happened first in somebody’s imagination.

- Astrid Lindgren from “That’s why children need books”, the speech Astrid Lindgren held at the reception of the H C Andersen Award in April 1958.

Children create miracles when they read.

- Astrid Lindgren from “That's why children need books”, the speech Astrid Lindgren held at the reception of the H C Andersen Award in April 1958