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Nina Weger (Author), Barbara Scholz (Illustrator)

Trick 347 oder Der mutigste Junge der Welt

Trick 347 or The Bravest Boy in the World

Friendship, Magic and Adventure!

Eleven-year-old Tom lives alone with his mother. His father died before he was born – at least, that’s what Tom had always thought. Then suddenly an old circus ticket Tom finds at his grandparents’ home calls everything into question. Could Arthur Merlini, the famous circus artist, be his father? Tom sets out in search of his roots. In a world that’s full of magic and seems to have a false bottom, he is forced to face his greatest fears and finds himself catapulted into the adventure of his life!

Original characters, an exciting plot, amusing and at the same time, profound: a glimpse behind the circus scenes with Nina Weger!

  • Recommended age: 10 +
  • ISBN: 978-3-7891-5135-4
  • Published: 17.09.2015
  • Pages: 320
  • Publisher: Oetinger
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Nina Weger

Nina Weger was born in 1970 and, after successfully completing grammar school, spent a season with Circus Belly working as a tightrope walker before attending journalism school and then working as an editor and assistant to , among others, film director Dieter Wedel. Today she lives with her husband and two children in Hanover, where she works as a freelance author. Her works include scripts for well-known...

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Barbara Scholz

Barbara Scholz was born in Herford in 1969. After training as an originator, she studied design and has since made a name for herself as an illustrator of children’s books.

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