Andreas Steinhöfel

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born 14 January 1962 in Leipzig

© Brigitte Friedrich, Andersen Press

  study of biology and English for teaching certification, later study of English Literature and media sciences    
1998 Luchs Award
1999 Buxtehude Bulle Award
2000    Hans-im-Glück-Prize of the town of Limburg prize the Jury of Young Readers (Vienna)
2005    German Youth Literature Prize
2008    Young Readers Award of Corine International Bookprize
2009    Erich-Kästner-Prize for Literature
German Youth Literature Prize
Catholic Children and Youth Literature Prize

guest professor for children’s and youth literature at University Oldenburg 

lives in Berlin

Last update June 2011
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