Princess Madeleine debuts with the children's book "Stella and the Secret"
Princess Madeleine's debuts her children's book with a theme that through her work with the World Childhood Foundation has come to engage her strongly: children's rights. The book wants to give all children the strength to stand up for themselves and the knowledge that it is important to tell when something does not feel good.
The book "Stella and the Secret" is about integrity, self-esteem and trust and is aimed at children in the primary school age and their parents.
The book is written in collaboration with Karini Gustafson Teixeira and Marie Oskarsson. Princess Madeleine and Karini Gustafson-Teixeira are behind the idea and the basic story, and together with Marie Oskarsson have developed the story of Stella. Illustrator is Stina Lövkvist.
"Stella and the Secret" is published by Bonnier Carlsen in collaboration with the World Childhood Foundation.
Release: The book will be published in early June 2019
More information comes in connection with the release date.
Karini Gustafson-Teixeira has been working with Princess Madeleine for many years, and together they have taken the initiative for the World Childhood Foundations # EyesWideOpen campaign, whose goal is to raise awareness of the children who fall victim to trafficking and sexual exploitation each year.
Marie Oskarsson is a journalist and author of over 25 books, primarily for children and young people. She often writes about emotions and relationships for young readers.
Stina Lövkvist is a children's book illustrator and works with series and animation. Her images are often crowded, colorful and imaginative.
Bonnier Carlsen - A book for every child
Bonnier Carlsen is one of Sweden's leading children's book publishers. The approximately 120 new titles per year are both Swedish original productions in text and image, and foreign books in translation. We publish books for children and young people of all ages, with different interests, needs and abilities.
The World Childhood Foundation is a children's rights organization that works to prevent violence and sexual abuse of children, with the vision that all children have the right to a childhood free from violence, exploitation and sexual abuse. In 2019, Childhood celebrates 20 years.
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