Skip to main content

Maren von Klitzing (Author), Elisa Vavouri (Illustrator)

Wohin fliegst du, kleiner Storch?

Where are you Going, Little Stork?

The young stork August lives with his two older siblings on the rooftop of a house in North Germany. They are happy there and like the human family who live in the house beneath them. But the nights are becoming colder and the stork parents are becoming jittery. Then, one day, they set off for the South. On their long journey from Europe to Africa, they encounter various dangers and have all kinds of adventures big and small, until they finally reach their winter dwelling place.

- Factual information and an exciting natural setting presented in a child-friendly format.

- Arouses children’s interest and encourages them to engage with animals, the environment, and nature.

- In association with the German Youth Association for the Protection of Nature (NAJU), the youth wing of the Nature and Biodiversity Conservation Union (NABU)

  • Recommended age: 5 +
  • ISBN: 978-3-7514-0008-4
  • Published: 09.09.2021
  • Pages: 128
  • Illustrations: 60
  • Features: 60 illustrations
  • Publisher: ellermann

Maren von Klitzing

Maren von Klitzing was born in Hamburg in 1964. She worked for many years as an editor on an environmental magazine for children and has been writing children’s books since 2001. In addition to knowledge books, short stories and several board picture books, she has written a number of books for a detective series.

more about the person