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  • Published: 2 July 2015
  • ISBN: 9781446405574
  • Imprint: RHCP Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 304

Emil And The Three Twins




Another of Emil Tischbein's peculiar adventures with his old friends from Emil and the Detectives.

Emil and the three twins? Three Twins? Yes, you read that correctly. Emil Tischbein has another adventure with his old friends the Professor, Gustav and Little Tuesday - this time by the sea. Of course, the detectives couldn't have an ordinary seaside holiday like other people - and when they become entangled with the mystery of the three acrobat twins and the wicked Herr Anders, it looks as if it's going to turn into a most extraordinary time for them all!

  • Pub date: 2 July 2015
  • ISBN: 9781446405574
  • Imprint: RHCP Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 304

About the Author

Erich Kästner

Erich Kästner was born in Dresden in 1899, the son of a saddle maker and a maidservant. He was drafted into the army in 1917, and his experiences there were to influence his later pacifism. He published Emil and the Detectives in 1928 to great success. A sequel, Emil and the Three Twins, appeared in 1933, but soon afterwards his books were labelled "contrary to the German spirit" and burned in public by the Nazis. He was interviewed by the Gestapo several times, but remained in Berlin until 1945, when he fled the city to avoid the Soviet assault. After the war he continued to write and remained committed to anti-war movements until his death in 1974.

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