Hans Christian Andersen

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a Danish author remembered for his fairy stories (1805-1875)


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The Hans Christian Andersen award is said to be considered the top prize in the field and is known as the Little Nobel Prize for Literature.
Hans Christian Andersen first published The Snow Queen in a book of fairytales in 1844.
Which Hans Christian Andersen tale helped inspire a Small Faces hit?
BORN HANS Christian Andersen, writer, 1805 ALEC Guinness, film actor, 1914, above EMMYLOU Harris, US singer, 1947 DIED BUDDY Rich, US jazz drummer, 1987, above CS Forester, British author, 1966 GEORGES Pompidou, French PM, 1974
future of Britain's high streets; 10 Hans Christian Andersen.
ISLAMABAD -- The International Children's Book Day (ICBD) is being observed today in the commemoration of the birthday of famous children's writers Hans Christian Andersen, this chain was started in 1925.
Hans Christian Andersen based his short stories tales and fairy tales on certain experiences from his own life that can shed light on aspects of modern life under the welfare state.
Fandakova read out the tale "Lion without Tail" by Angel Karaliychev to pupils from the Hans Christian Andersen kindergarten in Sofia.
This is an absolutely delightful reworking of a selection of the Hans Christian Andersen stories for a modern audience.
Several successful conferences were held in Australia; and in 1986 two Australians, writer Patricia Wrightson and illustrator Robert Ingpen, were recipients of Hans Christian Andersen medals, the highest accolade for a body of children's literature.
Rowling has become the first recipient of the Hans Christian Andersen Literature Prize.
1875: Hans Christian Andersen, the Danish writer most famous for his fairy stories, died.
THEY called it a fairytale when Gretna made it to the Scottish Cup Final - Hans Christian Andersen would be turning in his grave.
Randel McGee will portray Hans Christian Andersen as he narrates "The Ugly Duckling" and "The Little Mermaid," 7 p.
ANSWERS: 1 Manna and quail; 2 The Office; 3 Twenty-two (including the cue ball); 4 Customs and Excise; 5 Thirty days; 6 Ren; 7 The Yardbirds; 8 Eight; 9 Comets; 10 Hans Christian Andersen.