If you've already read The Griffin's Feather, you've met a character named Inua Ellams—in the story, he's a talented singer and member of FREEFAB.
from WriterChickAnu - This holiday season, we're particularly grateful for our wonderful readers! Many of you—like the writer of this wonderful review—have been reading Cornelia's stories voraciously for years, and we feel so lucky...
In December 2008, Cornelia's story "When Santa Fell To Earth" premiered at the famous Augsburg theatre. You can read about its very first premiere on Cornelia's website, here.
This year, the puppeteers give us a very special pre-Christmas gift: Their woodheaded Niklas will become a movie star! The film comes out on December 3, 2017. Hopefully the audience will bring enough marzipan for Twinklestar!
You can view the trailer on Cornelia's website, or through the player below!
If you're in Germany, grab tickets to this wonderful performance of Cornelia Funke's The Thief Lord!
from Rose on Reading — Earlier this fall, we sent out several copies of The Petrified Flesh to reviewers around the world, and . . .
If you saw this month's newsletters, you've already seen the first of the two covers for The Wild Chicks and The Wild Chicks: Class Trip...but now we're bringing them to everyone! . . .
Cornelia's new Writing House is well underway, and should be finished by the end of the month. It's a converted tin-roof barn outside. . .
Exciting news! Today, we learned that Cornelia's middle-grades title The Thief Lord has been chosen as a 2018 Great Words, Great Works title by the Scripps National Spelling Bee! . . .
Need a last-minute costume for Samhain, Halloween, All Hallow's Eve? Try being one of your favorite Funke characters this Halloween!
The Volcano Adventure has flown to Germany!