Author bio

Tae Keller

Tae Keller - book author

TAE KELLER grew up in Honolulu, where she wrote stories, ate Spam musubis, and participated in her school’s egg drop competition. (She did not win.) After graduating from Bryn Mawr College, she moved to New York City to work in publishing, and she now has a very stubborn Yorkie and a multitude of books as roommates.

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Tae Keller is the author of books: The Science of Breakable Things, When You Trap a Tiger, Wie man Wunder wachsen lässt


Author books

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01
How do you grow a miracle?
For the record, this is not the question Mr. Neely is looking for when he says everyone in class must answer an important question using the scientific method. But Natalie's botanist mother is suffering from depression, so this is The Question that's important to Natalie. When Mr. Neely suggests that she enter an egg drop competition, Natalie has hope.

Eggs are breakable. Hope is not.
Natalie has a secret plan for the prize money. She's going to fly her mother to see the Cobalt Blue Orchids--flowers that survive against impossible odds. The magical flowers are sure to inspire her mother to love life again. Because when parents are breakable, it's up to kids to save them, right?
02
A hopeful, heartwarming story of a girl discovering her family's past and present when she makes a deal with a magical tiger from her grandmother's stories . . .

Some stories refuse to stay bottled up...

When Lily and her family move in with her sick grandmother, a magical tiger straight out of her halmoni's Korean folktales arrives, prompting Lily to unravel a secret family history. Long, long ago, Halmoni stole something from the tigers. Now, the tigers want it back. And when one of those tigers offers Lily a deal--return what Halmoni stole in exchange for Halmoni's health--Lily is tempted to accept. But deals with tigers are never what they seem! With the help of her sister and her new friend Ricky, Lily must find her voice... and the courage to face a tiger.

Tae Keller, the award-winning author of The Science of Breakable Things, shares a sparkling tale about the power of stories and the magic of family.Think Walk Two Moons meets Where the Mountain Meets the Moon!
03
Jeder Tag kann ein Wunder in sich bergen

Die elfjährige Natalie sehnt sich zurück nach der Zeit, als in ihrer Familie noch alles gut war. Als ihre Mutter noch fröhlich war und sich nicht im verdunkelten Schlafzimmer verkroch. Eigentlich braucht es ein richtiges Wunder. Zum Glück hat Natalie ihre beste Freundin Twig, die es immer wieder schafft, einen grauen Tag in Sonnenschein zu tauchen. Als in der Schule ein Forschungswettbewerb stattfindet, haben die beiden Mädchen eine Idee: Von dem Preisgeld möchte Natalie eine Reise mit ihrer Mutter unternehmen. Wenn sie ihr nur zeigen könnte, welche Wunder es auf der Welt gibt, würde ihre Mutter wieder wie früher. Voller Hoffnung, Tatendrang und verrückter Ideen hecken die beiden Freundinnen einen Plan aus.

Ein warmherziger Roman über Hoffnung, Freundschaft und die kleinen und großen Wunder des Lebens, der noch lange nachklingt.