Max Velthuijs

Max Velthuijs

Max Velthuijs (1923–2005) was the creator of the picture books about Frog, the friendly amphibian in the baggy red-and-white swimming trunks who is known all around the world.

Children's books
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His oeuvre also includes titles such as De schilder en de vogel (1971) and Klein-Mannetje heeft geen huis (1983). He won the prestigious Hans Christian Andersen Award in 2004.

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