Cornelia Funke

Cornelia Funke, born in Dorsten in 1958, is an author of children's and young adult literature. She has written several international bestsellers, including The Thief Lord and Inkheart. Her works have been awarded numerous prizes and have been translated into over fifty languages. In 2015, she was honoured by Time magazine as one of the hundred most influential people in the world. Today she lives in Malibu.

Articles by this author

Heroes (Issue II/2018)

“We are all pack animals!”

Life is not possible without heroes. The author Cornelia Funke explains our need for role models and difference between idols of children and adults.