Book
Dutch

Dikkie Dik en zijn vriendjes

Jet Boeke (author), Dirk Scheele (musician)

Dikkie Dik en zijn vriendjes

Target audience:
3-5 years and up
Vierkant prentenboek met kleurenillustraties en veertien voorleesverhalen over Dikkie Dik en zijn vriendjes, geschreven naar aanleiding van de gelijknamige muzikale theatervoorstelling. Met cd met zestien liedjes waarvan de teksten in het boek zijn opgenomen. Vanaf ca. 3 jaar.
Subject
Katten
Title
Dikkie Dik en zijn vriendjes / tekst en ill. Jet Boeke ; tekst en muziek liedjes Dirk Scheele
Author
Jet Boeke
Musician
Dirk Scheele
Language
Dutch

About Jet Boeke

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Jet Boeke (born October 28, 1948, Wageningen) is a Dutch children's author and illustrator. She is a contributor to the Dutch version of Sesame Street, and is famous worldwide for her book series Dikkie Dik.

Biography

When Jet Boeke was younger, she traveled through central and South America. During that time she would sometimes make portraits of people in exchange for food or shelter. During this time, she had met an American illustrator who worked for Sesame Street. She had seen the children for the first time on American television and was immediately very enthusiastic about it. Back in the Netherlands, Sesame Street had just been getting started. and was slowly becoming popular. She had then gotten in touch with the Sesame Street program. They had asked her to come up with a new idea for the show, and she had suggested that the show read picture books to the audience of the show. The idea of hers had been approved, and the prot…Read more on Wikipedia