True Lives: Hans Christian Andersen by Andrew Langley
  

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True Lives: Hans Christian Andersen by Andrew Langley

Hans Andersen was a quiet child. He would sit for hours in the backyard, inventing stories for his toy theatre. He wanted to be an actor and a singer, but everyone said he would never do well on the stage. Instead he became a storyteller. His marvellous fairy tales, full of jokes and magic, have entranced children ever since. Other titles in the series: Amelia Earhart, Alexander the Great, Captain Cook, Cleopatra, Eric the Red Galileo, Gandhi, Henry Ford, Roald Dahl, Thomas Edison and William Shakespeare.

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Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Andrew Langley
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Publisher

Oxford University Press

Publication date

2nd April 2009

ISBN

9780199119585


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