The Secret Book of Gnomes

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The Secret Book of Gnomes
Author Wil Huygen
Country Netherlands
Language Dutch
Genre Children's literature
Media type Print (hardcover and paperback)
Audiobook

The Secret Book of Gnomes is Book II in a series of four books about Gnomes designed for children. They contain stories and a guide to how Gnomes live in harmony with their environment, such as what a Gnome has in his first aid kit and how a Gnome's house is built. The books were written by the Dutch author Wil Huygen and illustrator Rien Poortvliet, though they claimed that it was written by a Gnome called David. Those authors also created another series about Gnomes entitled The Gnomes.[1][2] That later was used as a basis for the television shows David the Gnome and Wisdom of the Gnomes by BRB Internacional.

References[edit]

  1. ^ O'Connor, John J. (1980-11-11). "TV: Animated 'Gnomes'and Saturn Rendezvous". The New York Times. Retrieved 2010-08-14. 
  2. ^ Lingeman, Richard R. (1977-12-25). "Snotgurgles Were Enemies". The New York Times. Retrieved 2010-08-14.