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De dieren van Grimm : de mooiste sprookjes

Kevin Crossley-Holland (author), Susanne Lugert (author), Susan Varley (illustrator)
Target audience:
3-5 years and up
Genre:
‘De Bremer stadsmuzikanten’, ‘De haas en de egel’, ‘De wolf en de zeven geitjes’, wie kent ze niet? In deze vrolijke bundel staan de elf mooiste dierensprookjes van de gebroeders Grimm. De beroemde kinderboekenschrijver Kevin Crossley- Holland vertelde de verhalen opnieuw. Margaretha van Andel vertaalde ze op – hoe kan het ook anders – sprookjesachtig literaire wijze, en Susan Varley bekend van
Title
De dieren van Grimm : de mooiste sprookjes
Author
Kevin Crossley-Holland Susanne Lugert
Illustrator
Susan Varley
Based on the work of
Jacob Grimm Wilhelm Grimm
Translator
Margaretha Van Andel
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Original title
The animals Grimm : a treasury of tales
Publisher
Rotterdam: Lemniscaat, © 2019
84 p. : ill.
ISBN
9789047711421 (hardback)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 150 times in Flemish libraries

About Kevin Crossley-Holland

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Kevin John William Crossley-Holland (born 7 February 1941) is an English translator, children's author and poet. His best known work is probably the Arthur trilogy (2000–2003), for which he won the Guardian Prize and other recognition.

Crossley-Holland and his 1985 novella Storm won the annual Carnegie Medal from the Library Association, recognising the year's outstanding children's book by a British author. For the 70th anniversary of the Medal in 2007 it was named one of the top ten winning works, selected by a panel to compose the ballot for a public election of the all-time favourite.

Life and career

Born in Mursley, north Buckinghamshire, Crossley-Holland grew up in Whiteleaf, a small village in the Chilterns. His father was Peter Crossley-Holland, a composer and ethnomusicologist. He attended Bryanston School in Dorset, followed by St Edmund Hall, Oxford, where after failin…Read more on Wikipedia

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