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Annie Maria Geertruida Schmidt (May 20, 1911 — May 21, 1995) was a prolific Dutch writer, especially cherished for her children's books—"the most versatile and most talented children's book author in the Netherlands." She is called the mother of the Dutch theatrical song and the queen of Dutch children's literature, praised for her "delicious Dutch idiom," and considered one of the greatest Dutch writers. An ultimate honour was extended to her posthumously, in 2007, when a group of Dutch historians compiled the "Canon of Dutch History" and included Schmidt, alongside national icons such as Vincent van Gogh and Anne Frank.

Although Schmidt wrote poetry, songs, books, plays, musicals, and radio and television drama, she is known best for her children's literature. Perhaps her best-known work for children is the series Jip and Janneke, for which she received the Hans Christian Andersen Award in 1988. Many of her books, such as Pluk van de Petteflet, were illustrated by Fiep Westendorp. Her final book, Wat Ik Nog Weet, a book of childhood memories, appeared in 1992. She used euthanasia a day after her 84th birthday (with a combination of pills and alcohol) and was buried in Amsterdam.

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Total Books: 26
A Pond Full of Ink
2014 - A Pond Full of Ink (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780802854339
ISBN-10: 0802854338
Genre: Children's Books
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Jip and Janneke Omnibus
2008 - Jip and Janneke Omnibus (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9789045106656
ISBN-10: 9045106655
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Die geheimnisvolle Minusch
2005 - Die Geheimnisvolle Minusch (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783423709460
ISBN-10: 3423709464
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Un vikingo en el jardin / A Viking in the Garden
2001 - Un VIkingo En El Jardin / a VIking in the Garden [El Barco De Vapor: Serie Naranja / the Steamboat: Orange Series - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788434852648
ISBN-10: 8434852640
Genre: Children's Books
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Pippelu der kleine Br
1995 - Pippelu Der Kleine Br (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783787693979
ISBN-10: 3787693971
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Minnie
1994 - Minnie [Stories from Where We Live] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781571316011
ISBN-10: 1571316019
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Abel El Ascensorista
1989 - Abel El Ascensorista (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788427934351
ISBN-10: 8427934351
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Otje
1981 - Otje (Other)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9789021481241
ISBN-10: 9021481243
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Pink Lemonade Poems for Children
Pink Lemonade Poems for Children (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780802840509
ISBN-10: 0802840507
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Teen & Young Adult
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Miaou
Miaou (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782890217058
ISBN-10: 2890217051
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Minusa  Runt
Minusa Runt [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788427933811
ISBN-10: 8427933819
Genre: Children's Books
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Floddertje [Dutch Edition] (Other)
Er valt een traan op de tompoes
Er Valt Een Traan Op De Tompoes [Dutch Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9789021481227
ISBN-10: 9021481227
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Waaidorp [Dutch Edition] (Other)
Simpele zielen en nog wat
Simpele Zielen En Nog Wat [Dutch Edition] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9789021481395
ISBN-10: 9021481391
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Het beertje pippeloentje
Het Beertje Pippeloentje [Dutch Edition] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9789021481463
ISBN-10: 9021481464
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