Erich Kästner





Erich Kästner

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born
in Dresden, Germany
February 23, 1899

died
July 29, 1974

gender
male

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Erich Kästner (23 February 1899 – 29 July 1974) was a German author, poet, screenwriter and satirist, known for his humorous, socially astute poetry and children's literature.


Average rating: 4.03 · 20,636 ratings · 630 reviews · 132 distinct works · Similar authors
Pünktchen und Anton
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4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 3,908 ratings — published 1930 — 31 editions
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Das doppelte Lottchen
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4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 4,683 ratings — published 1949 — 77 editions
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Emil and the Detectives
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3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 4,278 ratings — published 1928 — 100 editions
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Fabian. Die Geschichte eine...
4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 1,357 ratings — published 1931 — 22 editions
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Emil und die Detektive / Em...
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4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 560 ratings — published 1998 — 4 editions
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Der 35. Mai oder Konrad rei...
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4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 574 ratings — published 1931 — 18 editions
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Drei Männer im Schnee
4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 624 ratings — published 1934 — 25 editions
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کلاس پرنده
4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 1,353 ratings — published 1933 — 41 editions
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Als ich ein kleiner Junge war
4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 376 ratings — published 1957 — 19 editions
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Der kleine Mann
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4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 301 ratings — published 1963 — 16 editions
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“Nur wer erwachsen wird und ein Kind bleibt, ist ein Mensch.”
Erich Kästner

“Alles, was gigantische Formen annimmt, kann imponieren, auch die Dummheit.”
Erich Kästner, Fabian. Die Geschichte eines Moralisten
tags: pg-35

“Mut beweist man nicht mit der Faust allein, man braucht den Kopf dazu.”
Erich Kästner

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