17 Mar 2011

H.C. Andersen

The magnetic bookmark from the H.C.Andersen Museum in Denmark.

Hans Christian Andersen (April 2, 1805 – August 4, 1875) was a Danish author and poet noted for his children's stories. These include "The Snow Queen", "The Little Mermaid", "Thumbelina", "The Ugly Duckling", "The Emperor's New Clothes". His poetry and stories have been translated into more than 150 languages. They have inspired motion pictures, plays, ballets, and animated films.

April 2, Andersen's birthday, is celebrated as International Children's Book Day.


Vaida said...

Aciu, Liuda, patinka man sis skirtukas!

Skandinave said...

Ner uz ka,dziaugiuosi,kad jis Tau tiko :)


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