Martin Waddell (born 10 April 1941) is an Irish writer of children's books. He may be known best for the texts of picture books that feature anthropomorphic animals, especially the Little Bear series illustrated by Barbara Firth (not to be confused with Minarik & Sendak's Little Bear series). He also writes under the pen name Catherine Sefton, for older children, primarily ghost stories and mystery fiction. The work by Sefton most widely held in WorldCat libraries is the novel In a blue velvet dress (1973).

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  • Martin Waddell (* 10. April 1941 in Belfast), der auch unter dem Pseudonym Catherine Sefton veröffentlicht, ist ein nordirischer Schriftsteller. Waddell ist verheiratet und lebt im nordirischen Newcastle. (de)
  • Pour les articles homonymes, voir Waddell. Martin Waddell (10 avril 1941 à Belfast) est un auteur britannique de livres pour enfants. Surtout célèbre pour sa série Petit ours. (fr)
  • Martin Waddell (born 10 April 1941) is an Irish writer of children's books. He may be known best for the texts of picture books that feature anthropomorphic animals, especially the Little Bear series illustrated by Barbara Firth (not to be confused with Minarik & Sendak's Little Bear series). He also writes under the pen name Catherine Sefton, for older children, primarily ghost stories and mystery fiction. The work by Sefton most widely held in WorldCat libraries is the novel In a blue velvet dress (1973). For his "lasting contribution" as a children's writer Waddell received the Hans Christian Andersen Medal in 2004. (en)
  • Мартин Уодделл (англ. Martin Waddell, писал также под псевдонимом Catherine Sefton, р.1941) — британский детский писатель. (ru)
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  • 1941-4-10
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  • Catherine Sefton (en)
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  • July 2013
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  • * Children's literature * As Sefton: detective stories, mystery fiction, ghost stories
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  • British
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  • * As Waddell: * Big Bear, Little Bear
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  • Writer
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  • is 'Writer to Reader' the title of an article by Martin Waddell?
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  • Children's writer (en)
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  • Martin Waddell (* 10. April 1941 in Belfast), der auch unter dem Pseudonym Catherine Sefton veröffentlicht, ist ein nordirischer Schriftsteller. Waddell ist verheiratet und lebt im nordirischen Newcastle. (de)
  • Pour les articles homonymes, voir Waddell. Martin Waddell (10 avril 1941 à Belfast) est un auteur britannique de livres pour enfants. Surtout célèbre pour sa série Petit ours. (fr)
  • Мартин Уодделл (англ. Martin Waddell, писал также под псевдонимом Catherine Sefton, р.1941) — британский детский писатель. (ru)
  • Martin Waddell (born 10 April 1941) is an Irish writer of children's books. He may be known best for the texts of picture books that feature anthropomorphic animals, especially the Little Bear series illustrated by Barbara Firth (not to be confused with Minarik & Sendak's Little Bear series). He also writes under the pen name Catherine Sefton, for older children, primarily ghost stories and mystery fiction. The work by Sefton most widely held in WorldCat libraries is the novel In a blue velvet dress (1973). (en)
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  • Martin Waddell (de)
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  • Уодделл, Мартин (ru)
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