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Hans Christian Andersen

A theme park based on Hans Christian Andersen’s stories was opened in Shanghai at the end of 2006.
  Danish author remembered for fairy  tales such as The Little Mermaid, The Ugly Duckling, and The Emperor’s New Clothes (1805-1875)
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Other popular stories include The Snow Queen, Thumbelina, The Little Match Girl, The Princess and the Pea, and The Red Shoes.
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  • A theme park based on Hans Christian Andersen’s stories was opened in Shanghai at the end of 2006.
  • "Collected Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen," she read aloud.
    Cornelia Funke  --  Inkheart
  • They are tales written by an author, like Hans Christian Andersen.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • The young woman in the photo is modeling her book-in-progress after Dream Tigers by Jorge Luis Borges— a writer she’d read since high school, story fragments that ring like Hans Christian Andersen, or Ovid, or entries from the encyclopedia.
    Sandra Cisneros  --  The House on Mango Street

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  • Hans Christian Andersen, and Washington Irving.
    James A. Owen  --  Here, There be Dragons
  • Hans Christian Andersen, the most famous of the tale tellers, had been Danish himself.
    Lois Lowry  --  Number the Stars
  • But it also encompasses another Dane who lived at the same time as Kierkegaard, the famous fairy-tale writer Hans Christian Andersen.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • You probably remember the little match girl from the tale by Hans Christian Andersen.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Hans Christian Andersen [8] , Pinocchio [8] , Dr. Seuss [7] , Pinocchio [8]
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