Judith Kerr


Born
in Germany
June 14, 1923

Died
May 22, 2019

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Judith Kerr was a German-born British writer and illustrator who has created both enduring picture books such as the Mog series and The Tiger Who Came To Tea and acclaimed novels for older children such as the autobiographical When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit which give a child's-eye view of the Second World War.

Kerr was born in Berlin but left Germany with her parents and her brother, Michael, in 1933, soon after the Nazis first came to power. They were forced to leave as her father, noted drama critic, journalist and screenwriter Alfred Kerr, had openly criticised the Nazis,who burned his books shortly after the family had fled Germany. They travelled first to Switzerland and then on into France, before finally settling in Britain, where Ker
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Average rating: 4.14 · 39,526 ratings · 2,599 reviews · 77 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Tiger Who Came to Tea

4.25 avg rating — 14,172 ratings — published 1968 — 66 editions
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When Hitler Stole Pink Rabb...

3.99 avg rating — 13,460 ratings — published 1971 — 96 editions
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Mog the Forgetful Cat

4.32 avg rating — 4,011 ratings — published 1970 — 41 editions
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A Small Person Far Away (Ou...

3.87 avg rating — 1,095 ratings — published 1978 — 13 editions
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The Other Way Round (Out of...

4.04 avg rating — 1,491 ratings — published 1975 — 20 editions
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Mog's Christmas

4.24 avg rating — 592 ratings — published 1976 — 24 editions
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When Hitler Stole Pink Rabb...

4.08 avg rating — 371 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Mog and Bunny

4.29 avg rating — 309 ratings — published 1988 — 15 editions
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Goodbye Mog

4.34 avg rating — 264 ratings — published 2002 — 5 editions
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Mog and the Baby

4.17 avg rating — 326 ratings — published 1980 — 16 editions
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When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit The Other Way Round A Small Person Far Away
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Mog the Forgetful Cat Mog's Christmas Mog and the Baby Mog in the Dark Mog and Me Mog's Family of Cats Mog’s Amazing Birthday Caper
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The Other Goose Goose in a Hole
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“We’ll come back,” said Papa.
“I know,” said Anna... “But it won’t be the same - we won’t belong. Do you think we’ll ever really belong anywhere?”
“I suppose not,” said Papa. “Not the way people belong who have lived in one place all their lives. But we’ll belong a little in lots of places, and I think that may be just as good.”
Judith Kerr, When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit

“Herhalde ünlü olabilmek için kötü bir çocukluk geçirmek gerekiyor diye düşündü Anna.”
Judith Kerr, When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit

“Neden bir arada oynayamıyorlardı sanki? Bunun için de aynı partiyi mi tutmak gerekiyordu.”
Judith Kerr, When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit
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