Messages from Soppero
ORIGINAL TITLE: Sms från Soppero
AUTHOR: Ann-Helén Laestadius
ORIGINAL PUBLISHER: Rabén & Sjögren
13-year-old Agnes is teaching herself the Sami language in secret. And it gets really exciting when she starts exchanging text messages with a hottie in Soppero. But it’s not entirely uncomplicated. Is Agnes a true Sami? How does one act Sami? And will her friends in the big city understand?
Messages from Soppero won the 2007 Nordic Museum children’s book competition. It is the first book in a series about Agnes.