Spee, Gitte

Gitte Spee was born in 1950 in Surabaya, Indonesia. Her family moved to Holland when she was 11 years old. Gitte Spee graduated from Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam in 1983, and she has since then worked as an author and illustrator of children's books. Her books have been translated into French, German, Hungarian, English, Japanese, Korean and Swedish.