Karla Schneider

Karla Schneider was born in Dresden in 1938. She worked as a bookseller and journalist before becoming a full-time writer. She has lived in Wuppertal since 1979. Previous publications in Hanser Verlag include Glückskind (2003), Die Geschwister Apraksin (2006) and Marcolini oder wie man Günstling wird (2007).


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Tova and a Thing called Love

Tova and a Thing called Love

Tova lives on the wrong side of town with her mother, her two siblings and her grandfather. She doesn’t know her father and no one ever mentions him. There’s not a lot of money to go round, ...

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Marcolini or How to Become a Favourite

Marcolini or How to Become a Favourite

The story of a boy who sets out to win fame and riches and finds real friendship instead. A rich and colourful historical novel that takes us back to the struggle for power at Dresden's royal ...

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The Apraksins

The Apraksins

Their names are Klasha, Polly, Ossja, Fedja and Dillotshka. They are orphans and they live in difficult and dangerous times. But when they are separated, they confront their fate with ...

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Awards

2014 Ida-Dehmel-Literaturpreis

2009 Beste 7 Bücher für junge Leser, Deutschlandfunk

2008 Alex-Wedding-Preis, Berliner Akademie der Künste

Bibliographie

Im Hanser Kinderbuch sind erschienen
2003 Glückskind. Kinderbuch
2006 Die Geschister Apraksin. Das Abenteuer einer unfreiwilligen Reise. Jugendbuch
2007 Marcolini oder Wie man Günstling wird. Jugendbuch
2013 Tova und die Sache mit der Liebe. Jugendbuch