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Hans Christian Andersen (Danish pronunciation: [ˈhanˀs ˈkʁæsdjan ˈɑnɐsn̩]; often referred to by his initials H. C. Andersen, [ˈhɔːˀ ˈseːˀ ˈɑnɐsn̩]; April 2, 1805 – August 4, 1875) was a Danish author, fairy tale writer, and poet noted for his children's stories. These include "The Steadfast Tin Soldier," "The Snow Queen," "The Little Mermaid," "Thumbelina," "The Little Match Girl," and "The Ugly Duckling."

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Isabel Allende (R) receives the Hans Christian Andersen Literature Award from Denmark's Crown Prince Frederik (L)
Isabel Allende (R) receives the Hans Christian Andersen Literature Award from Denmark's Crown Prince Frederik (L)
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  • Your Weekend July 26,27,28 | 2014

      News Source: The Age | 5 days ago
    Head to the Melbourne Street Green for free live music featuring some of Brisbane's best up-and-coming musicians including Liza-Jane, Emily and Jac Stone...Kick-start your weekend with free comedy on the Turbine Platform...Tonight enjoy improvised
  • Why 'Frozen' Was Such a Big Box-Office Hit in Japan

      News Source: Hollywood Reporter Film | 8 days ago
    The Japanese-language version of 'Frozen' helped drive local box office. The global Disney success is set to finish its theatrical run in the country with more than $250 million, making it the third-highest grossing film there ever. Frozen is now
  • Your Weekend July 18,19,20 | 2014

      News Source: Sydney Morning Herald | 12 days ago
    Colombian Independence Day The inaugural Brisbane all-ages festival celebrating Colombia's independence lights up a Valley street this Sunday, with traditional food, drink, music and dance and best of all, it's family friendly. GPO Ballow St cnr Ann

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