Amelie Fried
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Amelie Fried

Amelie Fried, born in 1958, first gained prominence as a TV host before she became a very successful author of novels, non-fiction and children’s books. Hanser has published Hat Opa einen Anzug an? (with illustrations by Jacky Gleich), which received the German Children’s Literature Award in 1998, as well as Der unsichtbare Vater. Schuhhaus Pallas (Hanser, 2008). She lives in Munich with her family. ameliefried.de.

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I’m Just the Mother Around Here

I’m Just the Mother Around Here

Does the perfect mother exist? Having three children and an illustrator-job, Clara can’t catch a break in her daily routine. How is she supposed to get everything done? Securing a spot in ...

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The Pallas Shoe Shop. How My Family Resisted The Nazis

The Pallas Shoe Shop. How My Family Resisted The Nazis

The story of the Fried family is in many ways a characteristic story of the suffering of Jewish citizens in the Third Reich. But it is also a special story, because it presents men and women who ...

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Invisible dad

Invisible dad

One Sunday morning, a strange man appears at the breakfast table. "Who's that?", Paul asks his Mum, indignantly. This Ludwig can't possibly be Mum's new boyfried! Mum's got me, isn't that enough? ...

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Has Grandpa Got a Suit on?

Has Grandpa Got a Suit on?

Bruno is an observant child but he's baffled by what he sees today. To make things worse nobody wants to answer his questions. Either his parents tell him to be quiet, as in the cemetery, or they ...

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Amelie Fried

Awards

2008 Beste 7 Bücher für junge Leser, Deutschlandfunk

1998 Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis

Bibliographie

Im Hanser Kinder- und Jugendbuch:

1997   Hat Opa einen Anzug an? Jugendbuch. Illustriert von Jacky Gleich
1999   Der unsichtbare Vater. Bilderbuch. Illustriert von Jacky Gleich
2008   Schuhhaus Pallas. Wie meine Familie sich gegen die Nazis wehrte. Jugendbuch. Mitarbeit: Peter Probst
2019   Ich bin hier bloß die Mutter. Geschenkbuch. Illustriert von Hildegard Müller