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Britta Teckentrup

Biography

Britta Teckentrup

Britta Teckentrup is an award winning illustrator, author and fine artist. She was born in Hamburg, growing up in a town called Wuppertal
 
She moved to London in 1988 to study illustration and fine art at St Martin's College and the Royal College of Art.
 
Britta is the author and illustrator of many well-loved books for children, including the bestselling Big Smelly Bear, How Big is the World and Grumpy Cat, 
 
which was selected by the Booktrust's Bookstart scheme - 250,000 copies to be distributed to families throughout the UK.
 
Britta has written and illustrated over 60 children's books which have been published in over 20 different countries.
 
Her fine art work has been frequently exhibited at her London gallery and at art fairs all over the world. 
 
After 17 years in the UK - Britta now lives and works in Berlin with her Scottish husband, son Vincent and their old cat Oskar.

Britta Teckentrup

Books by Britta Teckentrup

by Britta Teckentrup - Animals , Children's 3-7, Education, Environment, Science

Through a hole in the book’s cover, a bee is buzzing inside a flower. Peek into this bright and lively book and discover the big ways this little insect contributes to the beauty of the environment, from pollinating colorful flowers to buzzing about the bright and beautiful meadow.

by Britta Teckentrup - Youth Fiction

Join the Bunny Family for a busy day in their home town, on a fun-filled farm adventure, and at the port for an exciting outing in this seek-and-find book where there is always something to discover. From the time they wake up until the time they go to sleep, there is so much to see and do. Don't forget to keep an eye out for that pesky Benny Badger—he is always up to no good!