Its emotionally resonant story is universal
My Heart is Laughing
The standalone sequel to the acclaimed illustrated chapter book, My Happy Life (a New York Times Notable Children’s Book).
Written by Rose Lagercrantz and illustrated by Eva Eriksson
Translated by Julia Marshall
Available as an audiobook and an ebook wherever you buy your audiobooks and ebooks
My Heart is Laughing is a standalone sequel to the acclaimed illustrated chapter book My Happy Life (a New York Times Notable Children’s Book). Rose Lagercrantz explores themes of school, bullying and friendship
Dani’s been trying her best to stay happy ever since her best friend Ella moved away. But when some girls in Dani’s class start being cruel to her, it starts a chain of rather unhappy events… It would all be okay if only Ella would move back.
This is an early chapter book with line drawings by Eva Eriksson on every page. It is the second book in the My Happy Life series but can be read on its own.
The second book in the My Happy Life series
Country of Origin Sweden Reader Age 6-8 year Book Size 21 × 14.8 cm 21 × 14.8 cm ISBN MyHeartisLaughing 9781877579516
Subscribe to our newsletter/s
Hear from us about new books, guest recommendations, behind-the-scenes and competitions.