Anke Weber was born in 1967 and lives in the Aller-Leine valley near Hanover, Germany. The author’s work has always revolved around people, their stories, and writing. After studying social education, Weber became a journalist and worked in radio for many years. Today she writes columns for a newspaper about her beloved life in the country and, above all, stories for children, young people and adults. Weber loves the smell of dogs’ paws and the magic of notepads.