Friends Around the World

32: Germany - Claas, the Precocious Professor with a Home on the Hill

by Takashi Arai

Ages 8 UP

Claas lives in Berlin, a city that was once divided into East and West. Today, it is home to people from all over the world, giving it a uniquely colourful culture. Twelve year old Claas thrives here in Berlin, studying, tinkering with scooters, and spending time with family and friends. Take a peek into Claas’ world in this beautifully shot photographic essay, part of a series showcasing the everyday lives of children around the world.

25 x 22 cm, 40 pages, Full-colour photographs and illustrations
First published November 2015
Rights sold: China