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Antonia Michaelis (Author), Sanna Wandtke (Illustrator)

Der Koffer der tausend Zauber

The Suitcase of Endless Magic

The fantastic new novel by Antonia Michaelis: street urchin Rabé's search for happiness.

When eleven-year-old Madagascan street urchin Rabé discovers a magic casket, his life changes instantly. For it contains a treasure map which leads to a place deep in the jungle. Together with the German boy Benja, Rabé sets off to find the treasure. But who is the hunchbacked old woman whom they keep encountering? Why is the man in the SUV following them? And what is the connection between the treasure and little Kintana and the old magician? The boys finally unconver the secret of the casket, its former owners, and a tragic disaster from years ago…

The fantastic new novel by Antonia Michaelis: thrilling, emotional, and full of imagination.

A perilous treasure hunt through the Madagascan jungle.

Introduces children to life in faraway Africa.

Long summary available here!

  • Recommended age: 10 +
  • ISBN: 978-3-7891-1508-0
  • Published: 24.08.2020
  • Pages: 300
  • Features: 16 B/W
  • Publisher: Verlag Friedrich Oetinger
© Oetinger / Joerg Schwalfenberg

Antonia Michaelis

Antonia Michaelis, born in 1979 in northern Germany, grew up in southern Germany, and was drawn to the wide world after graduating from high school. She worked in southern India, Nepal and Peru, among other places. She studied medicine in Greifswald and at the same time began writing stories for children and young people. For some years now she has been living as a freelance writer near the island...

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