When BUDDY becomes
Washington will never be the same again. A hilarious book about the world run by dogs will be published by HarperCollins just in time for the election.
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THE HOLE IN THE WALL:
Four friends, a wild dog, a wart hog, an elephant, and a lion, are trying to solve the mystery of the "Hole in The Wall". They are in for a big surprise! Release Feb 2016 by Holiday House. Watch book trailer!
New Picture Book with Byron Katie.
The old Henny-Penny story gets a totally new twist in our new book: "The Four Questions for Henny Penny and Anybody with Stressful Thoughts". Release July 2016 by Tarcher/Penguin/Random House.
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Picture Book Series of True Animal Rescues
LITTLE WHALE IN DEEP TROUBLE will be the first book in this brand new series to be published by BARRON's in 17. It's a dramatic retelling of an event that took place off the Pacific coast in 2011.
TEDx talk on how Hans gets his inspiration
In this video Hans demonstrates how boredom can be an amazing source of inspiration. This lively TEDx talk is only 10 minutes long. Enjoy! Click here to watch
A Friendly Universe by Byron Katie In this vibrant book of inspiring and challenging wisdom, Byron Katie offers aphorisms that can change the lives of readers forever. Published by Tarcher/Penguin. Click here
New Wisdom cards by Byron Katie 64 beautifully illustrated cards by Hans Wilhelm with powerful affirmations from Byron Katie. Published by Tarcher/Penguin.
Waldo now has his own website Join Waldo in his amazing adventures. Celebrte life, love and happiness with Waldo's funny "treats for the soul". Click here to see the site
"LIFE explained" a new book concept with videos
The new vBook created by Hans Wilhelm is an introduction into spirituality for all ages. Each chapter is a video instead of printed or electronic text. All videos are available for free. Click here to open vBook
The town of Westport, CT honored Hans Wilhelm with their Lifetime achievement award for literature. Previous recipients are Jane Yolen, Erica Yong, Howard Fast, F. Scott Fitzgerald and many more
Free Author Chats, School Visits and Keynote Addresses.
Hans Wilhelm now offers free SKYPE author chats to connect with schools all over the world. These virtual visits are offered in addition to his school visits and keynote addresses. Read more here
Osaka Children's Choir performs "I'll Always Love You"
The story about Elfie has been a favorite in Japan for more than 20 years. Now the Osaka Sumiyoshi Boys and Girls Chorus has put the story into beautiful music. Watch video clip
SCHOLASTIC sells 25 Million Books by Hans Wilhelm
In the press release Judy Newman, Senior Vice President and Director of Scholastic Book Clubs said, “The secret of Wilhelm’s books has always been his ability to write about and illustrate very lovable characters which appeal to children of all ages. His titles are hugely popular and we are thrilled to be able to celebrate this monumental book sales with him.more…
Enjoy this short video of how Hans and Judy installed their recent art exhibit at FAC and the opening night.
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With over 42 million books in print, Hans Wilhelm
is one of America's most read authors/illustrators
of children's books. Many of his 200 books have
been translated into thirty languages and have
become successful animated television series
that are enjoyed by children all over the world.
His books have won numerous international
awards and prizes. more...