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Paul Maar (Author), Verena Ballhaus (Illustrator)

Kreuz und Rüben, Kraut und quer

Das große Paul-Maar-Buch

Criss and Piggledy, Higgledy and Cross

For fans, connoisseurs and the inquisitive: a journey of discovery through the works of Paul Maar
From Summelsarium (Potch-Hotch) to the Sat, from Kikerikiste (Cockadoodlebox) to the Little Kangaroo – this big Paul Maar book takes you on a fascinating journey through the complete works of the famous children’s author. Excerpts from his novels for children and young people, short stories, picture puzzles and a host of poems and rhymes from the man who loves to turn words upside down and invent stories give a broad impression of the work of the author who won numerous awards. They’re also a treasure trove of wish spots for the entire family!
Extracts from all novels and stories, poems, rhymes and much, much more, with lots of colour illustrations by Verena Ballhaus.

  • Recommended age: 8 +
  • ISBN: 978-3-7891-4249-9
  • Published: 01.08.2004
  • Pages: 272
  • Publisher: Verlag Friedrich Oetinger
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Paul Maar

Paul Maar was born on 13 December 1937 in Schweinfurt. After successfully completing grammar school with his Abitur in his pocket, he studied painting and history of art at the Stuttgart School of Art. He then spent six years teaching art. Today a freelance author and illustrator, Maar lives in Bamberg. He is married and has three grown-up children. Paul Maar writes children’s and young people’s...

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Verena Ballhaus

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