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Hier en daar en voorbij de zee

Gerda Dendooven (author)

Hier en daar en voorbij de zee

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3-5 years and up

About Gerda Dendooven

Gerda Dendooven (born 10 May 1962) is a Belgian illustrator. She has won numerous awards for her work, including the Gouden Uil, the Woutertje Pieterse Prijs and the Boekenpauw on several occasions.

Early life

Dendooven was born in 1962 in Marke, Belgium. She studied Vrije Grafiek at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Ghent.

Career

Children's literature

In 1987, she illustrated her first children's book Geen gezoen, vlug opendoen by Ed Franck. Dendooven went on to illustrate many books by many different authors, including Herman Brusselmans, Toon Tellegen and Bart Moeyaert. Other authors include Elvis Peeters, Michael De Cock and Wally De Doncker.

In 1996, she was nominated for the Hans Christian Andersen Award. Dendooven also won several awards for…Read more on Wikipedia