Ann Cathrin Raab

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Ann Cathrin Raab, born in 1979, has worked as a freelance illustrator in publishing and other business sectors since 2006. She holds a degree in illustration, and joined the illustrator collective Krikelkrakel from its start. Several of her children’s books appeared in major publishing houses and called for attention – her name has been included on the list of “the most beautiful German books” by Stiftung Buchkunst in 2008 and 2009 (Foundation Book Art), and on the list of “the seven best books for young readers” in 2008 and 2010, selected by radio Deutschlandfunk. Besides she was nominated for the Youth Literature Prize of the city of Oldenburg.