Hannas Kuscheldecke

The only children’s book penned by playwright Arthur Miller, Hannas Kuscheldecke intelligently and iconically details a touching truth of childhood. The first reprint since its 1963 release makes Arthur Miller’s message available to a new generation.

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Since she was a baby, Hanna has had a beloved pink blanket. The comfortingly soft fabric and color of the blanket provides security and familiarity to young Hanna. The blanket is present in every moment of the young child’s life: tugged across floors, hugged tightly before falling asleep, and rubbed against a cheek for comfort and smiles. Its threads wear as she loves and relies upon their softness. As Hanna grows her blanket shrinks. The connection between girl and blanket evolves as Hanna matures from child to adolescent. Hanna learns that the comforts of childhood must not be discarded but shared through the threads of memories and moments.

Short sentences with layered symbolism make this a story to treasure for both parents and children. Al Parker’s honest illustrations highlight the poignancy of Hannas Kuscheldecke: both story and symbolic object. From naps atop the blanket to sleeping in a bigger bed, Hannas muted pink blanket narrates the bittersweet nuances between out-growing and growing up. 

Authors: Arthur Miller
Release date: April 2017
Format: 17.5 × 25 cm
Features: Pantone colors, hardcover, 64 pages
ISBN: 978-3-89955-785-5

Arthur Miller is celebrated as an iconic American playwright for his realistic characters and ability to capture aspects of the collective unconscious. His narratives are given life through realism. Hannas Kuscheldecke is Miller’s only children’s book.

A founding member of the Famous Artists School, Al Parker sold illustrations to Cosmopolitan, Good Housekeeping, Vogue, and many others. Known as both an innovative illustrator and a jazz enthusiast, Parker spent many summers aboard riverboats as a saxophonist. 

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For shipments below 60.00 € to countires in The European Union, Iceland, Norway, Serbia, and Switzerland a flat 10.00 € fee will be billed.

Any shipping costs will be assessed during the checkout procedure and take into account the full value of goods purchased.

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For shipments to addresses within Germany, payments can be made using a bank transfer, credit card, PayPal, or via Amazon Pay.
For deliveries outside of Germany, payments can be made using a credit card, PayPal, or via Amazon Pay.

Gestalten uses a secure payment system to protect your information. More information on our security procedure is available here

SHIPPING
Once your order is processed and an order confirmation is sent, you will be able to track your shipment using the link in the order confirmation. You will also be able to track your order in your customer account.

Deliveries are usually received within 2-3 working days within Germany, the EU, and the US, and within 3-6 days otherwise.

RETURNS
Full refunds are available up until 14 days after the order confirmation is sent. You bear the direct costs for returning the products. More information on our return policy is available here.
Since she was a baby, Hanna has had a beloved pink blanket. The comfortingly soft fabric and color of the blanket provides security and familiarity to young Hanna. The blanket is present in every moment of the young child’s life: tugged across floors, hugged tightly before falling asleep, and rubbed against a cheek for comfort and smiles. Its threads wear as she loves and relies upon their softness. As Hanna grows her blanket shrinks. The connection between girl and blanket evolves as Hanna matures from child to adolescent. Hanna learns that the comforts of childhood must not be discarded but shared through the threads of memories and moments.

Short sentences with layered symbolism make this a story to treasure for both parents and children. Al Parker’s honest illustrations highlight the poignancy of Hannas Kuscheldecke: both story and symbolic object. From naps atop the blanket to sleeping in a bigger bed, Hannas muted pink blanket narrates the bittersweet nuances between out-growing and growing up. 

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Authors: Arthur Miller
Release date: April 2017
Format: 17.5 × 25 cm
Features: Pantone colors, hardcover, 64 pages
ISBN: 978-3-89955-785-5

SHIPPING COSTS
We offer free shipping for all books sent to customers within Germany and the US, and all orders over 60.00 € to customers within all other available shipping destinations.
For shipments below 60.00 € to countires in The European Union, Iceland, Norway, Serbia, and Switzerland a flat 10.00 € fee will be billed.

Any shipping costs will be assessed during the checkout procedure and take into account the full value of goods purchased.

PAYMENT
For shipments to addresses within Germany, payments can be made using a bank transfer, credit card, PayPal, or via Amazon Pay.
For deliveries outside of Germany, payments can be made using a credit card, PayPal, or via Amazon Pay.

Gestalten uses a secure payment system to protect your information. More information on our security procedure is available here

SHIPPING
Once your order is processed and an order confirmation is sent, you will be able to track your shipment using the link in the order confirmation. You will also be able to track your order in your customer account.

Deliveries are usually received within 2-3 working days within Germany, the EU, and the US, and within 3-6 days otherwise.

RETURNS
Full refunds are available up until 14 days after the order confirmation is sent. You bear the direct costs for returning the products. More information on our return policy is available here.

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