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Stefanie Taschinski (Author), Anne-Kathrin Behl (Illustrator)

Familie Flickenteppich 3

Vol. 3 - Wir machen Ferien

Hotchpotch House 3: We Go on Holiday

It’s unbelievably exciting when your wishes come true! Volume 3 of the much-loved children’s series featuring the Patchwork Family of Hotchpotch House.

Out of the blue Rebecca, the mother of Emma, Ben and Jojo, returns from Australia, and turns the lives of everyone at Number 11 upside down. Emma now has barely any time for her guinea pig project - but now that Mum’s home, Emma obviously wants her to stay there for ever … Meanwhile, it’s already holiday time and all the other children at Number 11 are already away - so Emma, Ben and Jojo are thrilled when their mum suggests a camping trip at the North Sea. Their holiday gets off to a great start - until Emma discovers that her mum has a secret. What on Earth should they do now?

By the best-selling author of the Dein Spiegel novels, Stefanie Taschinski.
Together, anything is possible - heart-warming stories about friendship, family, and sticking together.
A modern-day cross between Astrid Lindgren’s Bullerby Children and Kirsten Boie’s Möwenweg stories.

Reader's Report and Long Summary available here!

  • Recommended age: 8 +
  • ISBN: 978-3-7891-1481-6
  • Published: 08.04.2021
  • Pages: 216
  • Features: 35 colored
  • Publisher: Verlag Friedrich Oetinger
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Stefanie Taschinski

Stefanie Taschinski was born in1969 and studied history, sociology and scriptwriting. She writes books for children, theatre plays and screenplays. In 2009, she published her first children's book, The Little Lady, which has since been adapted for cinema. Stefanie Taschinski lives with her family in Hamburg.

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Anne-Kathrin Behl

Anne-Kathrin Behl was born in Grevesmühlen in 1983 and grew up in Greifswald. She studied illustration and creative writing in Hamburg. While still a student, she began organising creative drawing courses for children and also started Teewurst, a cabaret/comedy/singer-songwriter project, with some friends. She has now published a number of books in different publishing houses and lives in Leipzig....

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