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Kathrin Lange was born in Goslar am Harz in 1969. Today, she lives in a small village near Hildesheim in Lower Saxony with her husband and two sons. Since 2005 she has written very successful novels for adults and young adults. She received the Segeberger Feder from the young adult panel of the City of Bad Segeberg in 2009 for her young adult novel „Das Geheimnis des Astronomen“ [The Secret of the Astronomers].