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Cornelia Funke

Cornelia Funke was born at Dorsten, Westphalia. She started as a book illustrator but then decided to write her own stories. She has written over forty scripts and books. Her most famous books include "Thief Lord", "Inkheart" and "Dragon Rider", all of these are New York Times bestselling books. Her most recent book is called "Inkspell", which is ... See full bio »
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 2012 The Woodlies (TV Series) (novel)
 2011 When Santa Fell to Earth (novel)
 2009 Wild Chicks and Life (novel)
 2008 Inkheart (novel)
 2007 Wild Chicks in Love (novel)
 2007 Hands off Mississippi (novel)
 2006 Wild Chicks (novel)
 2006 The Thief Lord (based on the novel by)
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 2008 Inkheart (producer)
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 2010 Miradas 2 (TV Series documentary)
- Episode dated 16 December 2010 (2010) ... Herself
 2010 NDR Talk Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.632 (2010) ... Herself
 2008 Menschen (TV Series documentary)
- Menschen 2008 (2008) ... Herself
 2008 Bambi Verleihung 2008 (TV Movie)
Herself - Winner
 2008 Deutschland, deine Künstler (TV Series documentary)
- Cornelia Funke (2008) ... Herself
 2007 Mein Leben (TV Series documentary)
- Cornelia Funke (2007) ... Herself
 2004 Unsere Besten (TV Series)
Herself / Guest
- Das große Lesen (2004) ... Herself / Guest

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Having a degree in education theory, she worked as a social worker in Hamburg. During that period, she discovered the stories that grasped the imagination of children. See more »


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