Werner Holzwarth was born in Winnenden near Stuttgart. He studied communications at Berlin University of the Arts (HdK) and then worked for many years as a copywriter and freelance journalist. Furthermore, he was a professor for visual communication at Bauhaus University in Weimar from 1995 until 2012. His first hit illustrated children’s book, “The Story of the Little Mole who knew it was none of his business”, was published in 1989. Werner Holzwarth now works exclusively as an author of children’s and young adult fiction and goes on reading tours.
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