Henrike Wilson
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Henrike Wilson

Henrike Wilson was born in Cologne in 1961 where she studied graphic design and painting, as well as in the USA. Today she is a freelance illustrator in Berlin. For Hanser, she has illustrated the picture books Der kleine Weihnachtsmann, Das Schaf Charlotte (Brave Charlotte) and Kleine Schusselhexe. The New York Times named Brave Charlotte one of the best-illustrated books of 2005. Henrike Wilson has also illustrated books by Rafik Schami and Jostein Gaarder for Hanser.

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The Little NO Piggo

The Little NO Piggo

NO! Piggo doesn’t want to get up! It’s cosy and warm in bed. That’s how it all starts. Because Piggo has to get up. At least that’s what Mum says. And get dressed. And eat his porridge. ...

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Giraffe and Off to Bed!

Giraffe and Off to Bed!

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The Scatterbrained Little Witch and the Dragon

The Scatterbrained Little Witch and the Dragon

The little witch is indeed incredibly scatty but she’s there when it really counts. And she’s also not afraid of facing a dragon.

With his fire the dragon left everything in a ...

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Charlotte the Sheep and the Kitten

Charlotte the Sheep and the Kitten

All the older sheep think there’s no one quite a wild as their Charlotte – until one day a little cat shows up …

In fact he’s a tomcat and his name is Michel. Michel is a brave ...

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The Scatterbrained Little
Witch has a Birthday

The Scatterbrained Little Witch has a Birthday

The Scatterbrained Little Witch is having breakfast with the blue rabbit when it suddenly dawns on her: »Oh dear!« she cries, »Today is my birthday!« She’d almost forgotten all about ...

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The Scatterbrained Little Witch and the Magician

The Scatterbrained Little Witch and the Magician

She is just sitting down to a cosy breakfast with her blue rabbit when the two of them wince. A huge clap of thunder shakes the forest, and then another! And after twelve thunderclaps, who should ...

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The Scatterbrained Little Witch

The Scatterbrained Little Witch

If the scatterbrained little witch forgets a word in her spells here and there, she simply substitutes something else. That’s why she has a crooked broom instead of a streamlined one, a blue ...

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Awards

2014 Leipziger Lesekompass

2005 Die besten 7 (Deutschlandfunk)

Bibliographie

Im Hanser Kinder- und Jugendbuch:
2002   Ich kann schon alles, sagt Lukas Löwe. Bilderbuch
2002   Der kleine Weihnachtsmann. Bilderbuch. Text von Anu Stohner.
2003   Immer ich, sagt Lukas Löwe. Bilderbuch
2004   Der kleine Weihnachtsmann geht in die Stadt. Bilderbuch.Text von Anu Stohner.
2005   Das Schaf Charlotte. Bilderbuch. Text von Anu Stohner.
2006   Der kleine Weihnachtsmann reist um die Welt. Bilderbuch. Text von Anu Stohner.
2007   Gute Nacht, Sterne! Bilderbuch. Text von Anu Stohner
2009   Charlotte und die Wölfe. Bilderbuch. Text von Anu Stohner.
2009   Der kleine Weihnachtsmann geht in die Stadt. Im Miniformat. Bilderbuch. Text von Anu Stohner.
2010   Der kleine Weihnachtsmann ganz groß. Bilderbuch. Text von Anu Stohner.
2011   Das Schaf Charlotte und seine Freunde. Bilderbuch. Text von Anu Stohner.
2013   Die kleine Schusselhexe. Bilderbuch. Text von Anu Stohner.
2013   Die kleine Schusselhexe und der Zauberer. Kinderbuch. Text von Anu Stohner.
2014   Die kleine Schusselhexe hat Geburtstag. Bilderbuch. Text von Anu Stohner
2015   Das Schaf Charlotte und das Kätzchen. Bilderbuch. Text von Anu Stohner
2016   Die kleine Schusselhexe und der Drache. Bilderbuch. Text von Anu Stohner
2018   Giraffe und dann ab ins Bett! Kinderbuch. Text von David Grossman
2019   Das Schaf Charlotte. Im Miniformat. Bilderbuch. Text von Anu Stohner
2020   Das kleine Nein-Schwein. Bilderbuch

Im Sanssouci Verlag:
2005   Bernd Schroeder: Bodo oder Die Kunst der Gelassenheit. Mit Illustrationen von Henrike Wilson
2007   Jutta Richter: All das wünsch ich dir. Mit Illustrationen von Henrike Wilson
2010   Josef Guggenmos: Herzlichen Glückwunsch! Mit Illustrationen von Henrike Wilson