Christine Nöstlinger

Christine Nöstlinger

Born Oct 13, 1936
Age 78

Christine Nöstlinger is an Austrian writer. By her own admission, Nöstlinger was a wild and angry child. After finishing high school, she wanted to become an artist, and studied graphic arts at the Academy of Applied Arts in Vienna. She worked as a graphic artist for a few years, before marrying a journalist, Ernst Nöstlinger, with whom she had two daughters. Today she alternates between her home in Vienna and a country house in Lower Austria.… Read More

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1936 Birth Born in 1936.


1970 34 Years Old Her first book was Die feuerrote Friederike, published in 1970, which she illustrated herself. … Read More


1984 48 Years Old She won the biennial Hans Christian Andersen Award for "lasting contribution to children's literature" in 1984 and is one of three people through 2012 to win both of these major international awards. … Read More


2003 67 Years Old …  For her career contribution to "children's and young adult literature in the broadest sense", she received one of two inaugural Astrid Lindgren Memorial Awards from the Swedish Arts Council in 2003, the biggest prize in children's literature.
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