Mein Urgrossvater und ich (My great-grandfather and I): Delightful and practical descriptions of occurences and ideas from the "Lobster Hut" on the island of Helgoland, as told to "Leather Lizzie", with verses by my great grandfather and me, and carefully committed to paper for children of all ages / James Krüss. Ornamented and illustrated with numerous pictures by Jochen Bartsch. – [Hamburg]: Oetinger, 2009. – 266 pages: Illustrated|
Boy is 10 years old and is spending an exciting holiday visiting his great-grandfather, a lobster fisherman. He tells Boy many secrets, especially about words and what they can do.
Recommended for ages 10 and over.
Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis 1960.
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