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Ellinor's Litventures

This blog is about my literary adventures in different genres. I like variety in my reading and will read books from most genres but particulary book with some literary merit.

#BookADayUK - Day 24: Favourite book set in the 1920s

Emil and the Detectives - Erich Kästner, Walter Trier

Emil and the Detectives was published in 1929 and is still one of my absolutely favourite children's classics. There's also a great movie of it, written by Billy Wilder, which was in fact the first full-length children's movie ever produced.