kathrin Kathrin Schärer

Kathrin Schärer (Basel 1969) has studied as an art teacher at the Hochschule für Gestaltung in Basel, Switzerland. She teaches at a school for children with speech impairments in addition to working as a freelance illustrator.
She has published over a dozen picture books to great acclaim. Her works have been translated into several languages. She has also teamed up with Lorenz Pauli to to produce joint works.
In 2012 she was shortlisted for the Hans Christian Andersen Award.

  • JohannaAll Aboard with Johanna!

    A little pig’s adventurous train trip unfolds as she and her companions are being drawn by the author.