Per Holm Knudsen

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Per Holm Knudsen (born 18 December 1945 in Copenhagen) is a Danish writer, teacher and psychotherapist. He is the author of The True Story of How Babies Are Made, a detailed and colorfully illustrated children's book that chronicles love, marriage, conception, pre-natal growth, and birth. As the title promises, it explains the biological process of human reproduction, using correct terminology and graphic pictures.

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Illustrated children's books[edit]

  • Den lille blå bil (Borgen, 1969)
  • Palmen Joachim (Borgen, 1970)
  • Sæbeboble grøn og sæbeboble rød (Borgen, 1970)
  • Ballonen Bubi (Borgen, 1970)
  • Sådan får man et barn (Borgen, 1971)
  • The True Story of How Babies are Made (ISBN 0-516-03640-8) was published in 1973 by Children's Press of Chicago, Illinois.
    • How a Baby is Made (SBN 85166-420-2) was published in 1973 by Franklin Watts Limited of London, Great Britain.
    • Da solen stod op om natten (Borgen, 1971)
  • Frøen Jakob (Borgen, 1972)
  • Rødspætten Katinka (Borgen, 1972)
  • Musen Malle (Borgen, 1973)
  • En muldvarp (Borgen, 1982)

Youth novels[edit]

  • Conny og bolighajen (Borgen, 1974)

Short stories[edit]

  • Børnelokkeren (1979) in the anthology Med egne øjne og andre noveller, Borgen
  • Og så kan man ikke blive soldat (1979) in the anthology Dumme tøser, Jespersen og Pios forlag
  • Krig i København (1980) in the anthology Billeder fra 60'erne, Delta (Publishing house) – new improved edition, Branner & Koch (2004)
  • Den første kamp (1980) in the anthology I dag, Oktober
  • Langt ude ... i skoven (1982) in the anthology Malurt, Tellerup

Translations[edit]

  • Sven Wernström: Fjendens sprog (1975), Forlaget GMT
  • Sven Wernström: Om at skrive som håndværk (1979), Høst og Søn
  • Ulf Nilsson: En kamp for livet (1982), Høst og Søn

Prizes[edit]

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