Elsa Beskow: The Children of Hat Cottage
When their mother rows to the mainland for the day, the children of Hat Cottage promise to be good. They try to be helpful by sweeping the chimney, then washing their clothes in the lake, but their good intentions soon turn to mayhem. What will happen when their mother comes home?
Read about Elsa Beskow's outlooks on childhood in our blogpost about her life, here.