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Emil and the detectives

Erich Kästner

Emil and the detectives

by Erich Kästner

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Published by Jonathann Cape in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated from the German by Eileen Hall ; illustrated by Walter Trier ; with an introduction by Walter de la Mare.
The Physical Object
Pagination190 :
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22107312M
ISBN 100224603671

Emil and the Detectives () cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.   Book size: 8" x 5¼". Originally published in and translated into 59 languages from the original German, Emil and the Detectives was a groundbreaking book, giving us a realistic portrayal of childhood friendships and the first child-detective. Its lovely humour and .

  A classic and influential story, Emil and the Detectives remains an enthralling read. From November 16th , an exciting new adaptation of Emil and the Detectives will be playing at the National Theatre in London. Emil and the detectives. [Erich Kästner; May Massee] -- "When Emil boards the train for Berlin, his money is safe in his pocket. When he arrives, the money is gone! Emil knows who stole it. It was the man on the train--the Man in the Stiff Hat! # Scholastic Book Services\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n wdrs.

The book is set during the Weirmar period so all the fascinating detail of that time is there – the old fashioned trains, the blazers and clothes worn by Emil and his friends and the way in which a crime is solved! There are also German words to learn too. Description A children’s book set in Berlin. One of the insights for Emil and the Detectives that Wikipedia provides is that,. The most unusual aspect of the novel, compared to existing children’s literature at the time, was that it was realistically set in a contemporary Berlin peopled with some fairly rough characters, not in a sanitized fantasy world; also that it refrained from obvious.


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Emil Und Die Detektive = Emil And The Delectives, Erich Kästner Emil and the Detectives is a novel, for children set mainly in Berlin, by the German writer Erich Kästner and illustrated by Walter Trier. It was Kästner's first major success, the only one of his pre works to escape Nazi censorship, and remains his best-known work, and has been translated into at least 59 languages.4/5.

“Emil and the Detectives” begins with a subchapter where it is described why the plot is set in the city and involves the life of city children instead of the life of unusual characters and adventures.

Also, the characters are introduced. Filled with enduring themes of leadership, courage, and teamwork, and the delightful illustrations of Walter Trier, Emil and the Detectives is a rollicking, heartwarming tale come alive.

The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more. Read it now. Enter your mobile number or email address below and Emil and the detectives book send Cited by: 6.

Emil buys his mother a blow dryer and a coat. She comes to Berlin, there is a celebration for them prepared. MAIN CHARACTERS – Emil and the Detectives. Emil Tischbein: He is the main character in the novel. Emil has more than 10 years. He lives together with his mother in Germany (Neustadt).

Emil is helping her,as much as he can. Emil and the Detectives Paperback – March 1, by Erich Kastner (Author) out of 5 stars ratings. See all 19 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ /5(). Emil and the Detectives was, in my view, the perfect book, and the fact that it was written by a (to me) exotic-sounding German and was then rather Author: Rachel Cooke.

Directed by Peter Tewksbury. With Walter Slezak, Bryan Russell, Roger Mobley, Heinz Schubert. Emil goes to Berlin to see his grandmother with a large amount of money and is offered sweets by a strange man that make him sleep.

He wakes up at his stop with no money. It is up to him and a group of children to save the day/10(). With the help of some new friends Emil becomes a detective and tracks the thief through the city. Filled with enduring themes of leadership, courage, and teamwork, and the delightful illustrations of Walter Trier, Emil and the Detectives is a rollicking, heartwarming tale come alive.

Buy Emil And The Detectives (Red Fox Classics) New Ed by Kästner, Erich (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(). Emil and the Detectives by Erich Kastner, translated by May Massee,This book was originally written in German. It was written in Germany during the period between the two World Wars.

The date of the story itself is never specified, but it may actually be earlier than when it was written, prior to World War I. After eating it, Emil falls asleep. When he wakes up, his envelope with the money is gone and so is Herr Grundeis. Luck is with Emil however because he spots Herr Grundeis in Berlin.

Emil runs into some local kids (who call themselves "the detectives") who decide to help him and the adventure is underway. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube.

”Emil and the detectives” begins with a subchapter where it is described why the plot is set in the city and involves the life of city children instead of the life of unusual characters and adventures.

Also the characters are introduced. Teaming up with a gang of young detectives, he embarks on a thrilling chase across Berlin to catch the thief. First published in (and in English in ), Emil and the Detectives is now regarded as a children's classic - and today's young readers will be as charmed as Ratings: 1.

"When Emil boards the train for Berlin, his money is safe in his pocket. When he arrives, the money is gone. Emil knows who stole it. It was the man on the train--the Man in the Stiff Hat. How can he face his grandmother without that money.

He must catch the thief. Emil needs help. But he didn't count on the help he gets from boy detectives."Pages: Emil and the Detectives B1 Pre-Intermediate.

Kastner Erich. detective. 92 This book is about Emil Fischer. He is a schoolboy and lives with his mother in the village. Once his mother gave him a lot of money for his grandma. She asked him to pass it to granny when he would arrive at the city.

But Emil is a brave and clever boy. he and his friends called themselves us detectives and it suitable for them. i imagine that Emil and his friends will be a real detectives -hired by the police to complete cases- when they grow up later/5. Emil will just have to keep his wits about him and his money in his pocket.

But Emil falls asleep and when he wakes up the man in the bowler hat is gone - and so is the money. Emil is determined to get it back. He teams up with a gang of young detectives and so begins a hair-raising chase across Berlin to catch the dirty rotten thief.4/4(6).

Get this from a library. Emil and the detectives, a story for children. [Erich Kästner; May Massee] -- On his way to Berlin to visit his grandmother Emil fell asleep and had his money stolen by the man who shared his compartment.

Altho he came from the country Emil was not stupid, and he determined to. Emil and the Detectives (A Puffin Book) by Erich Kastner. $ $ Free shipping. Emil and the Detectives (Oberon Modern Plays) by Erich Kastner.

$ $ Free shipping. Picture Information. Opens image gallery. Image not available. Mouse over to Zoom- Click to enlarge. Have one to sell. Seller Rating: % positive. With the help of some new friends Emil becomes a detective and tracks the thief through the city.

Filled with enduring themes of leadership, courage, and teamwork, and the delightful illustrations of Walter Trier, Emil and the Detectives is a rollicking, heartwarming tale come alive.4/4(1). Emil and the Detectives: why it is a children's classic Children's author Michael Rosen explains the appealt Erich Kästner's novel, soon to become the National Theatre's Christmas show.

Parents need to know that Emil and the Detectives is a Disney feature, from the novel by Erich Kastner, about young boys who team up to track down a pickpocket and bring down a trio of criminals involved in a bank heist.

There are a few tense moments. A boy is knocked down in an explosion and another is held at gunpoint by a criminal, but all suspenseful moments lead to a safe 3/5.