Hannu Mäkelä


Born
in Helsinki
August 18, 1943

Website


Born in Helsinki in 1943, Hannu Mäkelä was trained as a teacher, yet worked for 20 years as a literary editor for Otava Publishing Company. The winner of numerous literary awards, including the coveted Finlandia Prize in 1995, Hannu Mäkelä has been an independent writer since 1986. His works include children’s books, novels, radio and TV plays, anthologies of prose, and poetry.
Mäkeläs first books were published in 1965 and had since published over 170 literature works.
Mäkelä had been studying Eino Leinos work already in the beginning of his career by editing several collections of Eino Leinos poetry. During the last few years Leino and also L. Onerva has been a centerpiece of Mäkeläs research. Mäkeläs book "Mestari" (1995) is the story of E
...more

Average rating: 3.71 · 681 ratings · 43 reviews · 101 distinct works
Herra Huu (Herra Huu, #1)

3.82 avg rating — 125 ratings — published 1973 — 6 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Härra Huu

by
4.38 avg rating — 61 ratings — published 1985 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Herra Huu muuttaa

3.90 avg rating — 42 ratings — published 1975 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Hevonen joka hukkasi silmäl...

4.29 avg rating — 58 ratings — published 1977 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Herra Huu Saa Naapurin

3.91 avg rating — 43 ratings — published 1974 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Mestari

3.59 avg rating — 32 ratings — published 1995 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Herra Huun Seikkailut

3.78 avg rating — 18 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
Valo - Kertomus rakkaudesta

4.13 avg rating — 16 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
Herra Huu matkoilla

3.94 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 1994 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Nalle ja Moppe: Eino Leinon...

3.81 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 2003
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Hannu Mäkelä…
Herra Huu Herra Huu Saa Naapurin Herra Huu muuttaa Herra Huu matkoilla
(3 books)
by
3.97 avg rating — 288 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

“Hän katseli silloin elämää eteenpäin, mutta itseään tässä ei silloin ollut nähnyt, se oli syytä muistaa! Se oli tärkeää, oli, muutakin tulisi vielä kuin minkä näki, mitä odotti nyt; muutakin vielä tulisi! Oli tärkeää muistaa se.”
Hannu Mäkelä, Pieni paikka Kerbihan

“Yö suurensi asioita, kun päiväkin suurensi niitä hänelle.”
Hannu Mäkelä, Pieni paikka Kerbihan

“Epäili kaikkea loppuun saakka, ihmisiä, niiden tarkoituksia, tuhosi sillä tavalla monia asioita, tahtomattaan, vaikka tieten.”
Hannu Mäkelä, Pieni paikka Kerbihan



Is this you? Let us know. If not, help out and invite Hannu to Goodreads.