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Daniel Hahn - Author

Daniel Hahn is a writer, editor and translator. He has translated fiction by novelists including José Eduardo Agualusa, José Luís Peixoto and María Dueñas (winning the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize with Agualusa’s The Book of Chameleons; and non-fiction by writers ranging from Portuguese Nobel laureate José Saramago to Brazilian footballer Pelé. He is also one of the editors of the Ultimate Book Guides, an award-winning series of reading guides for children and teenagers, and is currently assembling a new Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature. Happiness is a Watermelon on Your Head is his first picture book.

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The Oxford Companion to Children's Literature
Daniel Hahn
This accessible A to Z is the first place to look for information about the authors, illustrators, printers, publishers, educationalists, and others who have influenced the development of children's literature, as well as the stories and characters at their centre. ...
Lovereading Price: £0.00 Featured in: YA readers
Format: Hardback | Released 01/01/1970
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Happiness is a Watermelon on Your Head
Daniel Hahn - illustrated by Stella Dreis
This is a brilliantly funny picture book to share with any toddler. Parent and child are sure to laugh through it as you meet three rather miserable ladies who live in a completely mad world but by the end of...
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 01/02/2012
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The Ultimate Teen Book Guide
Daniel Hahn
Stuck for something to read? Whether you're searching for a book to blow your mind and change your life, or a light read for the beach, particularly at a time when you can't lay your hands on a computer that's...
Lovereading Price: £10.39 - Saving £2.60 (20%) Featured in: 11+ readers | 13+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 01/02/2010
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