De weglopers

Ulf Stark (author), Edward van de Vendel (translator)
Target audience:
6-8 years and up
De opa van Klein-Gottfried (ik-persoon) ligt in het ziekenhuis. Opa moppert er flink op los. Klein-Gottfried wil hem graag opvrolijken. Hij neemt opa mee naar het eiland waar hij vroeger met oma woonde. Opa mag helemaal niet weg. Maar soms moet je iets gewoon doen.
De weglopers
Ulf Stark
Edward van de Vendel
Original language
Original title
Brussel: Luisterpunt, 2019
105 p.
Original publisher
Em. Querido's Uitgeverij
Lettertype: Arial vet-22pt

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About Ulf Stark

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Ulf Gottfrid Stark (12 July 1944 – 13 June 2017) was a Swedish author and screenwriter (he adapted several of his own books for film and wrote the screenplay for the 1999 film Tsatsiki, morsan och polisen).

Stark has collaborated with the illustrators Anna Höglund and Mati Lepp.

From 1989 to 1998 he was an elected member of the Swedish Academy for Children's Books.

In 1998 he received the Nordic Children's Book Prize.


Stark was born and grew up in Stureby, Stockholm Municipality, which place features in several of his books. Stark's interest in writing started early; during his time at secondary school he was introduced to writing by his classmate Peter Curman, and in 1964 he wrote his first poetry collection, Ett hål till livet. Following this, Stark's interest in writing for a career was greatly encouraged.

Stark died on 1…Read more on Wikipedia