‘Pettson and Findus’ now available in Vietnam

The popular Swedish children’s book “Pettson and Findus” is now translated into Vietnamese.

Swedish Ambassador Pereric Högberg presents the first three books being available in Vietnamese. Photo: Embassy of Sweden in Hanoi

Now Vietnamese children, and not to forget adults too, have the chance to laugh at the heart warming stories about the old farmer Pettson and his childlike cat Findus. The very popular series of Swedish children’s book by Sven Nordqvist are translated into more than 55 languages and now Vietnamese is also on the list.

The Vietnamese translation includes a foreword by Swedish Ambassador in Vietnam, Pereric Högberg.
“I’m very happy that Swedish literature recently have been translated to Vietnamese. Now the children’s books Pettson and Findus is available in Vietnamese – equally amusing for grownups,” writes the Ambassador on his official facebookpage.

To date, the book series about Pettson and Findus have sold over 15 million copies worldwide.

Other Swedish books like the ‘Millennium-series’, the ‘Zlatan Ibrahimovic biography’ and ‘the 100 hundred year old man who climbed out the window and disappeared’ have recently been translated to Vietnamese as well.

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