Op heksenjacht

Jef Nys (author)

Op heksenjacht

Target audience:
6-8 years and up, 9-11 years and up
Jommeke gaat wandelen in de natuur en komt aan een groot bos. Onder een holle boom vindt hij een opening met en trapje en verder een tunnel. Hij volgt de tunnel en komt in Kabouterland terecht. Daar maakt hij kennis met de belangrijkste bewoners. Er wordt hem verteld dat de koning erg ziek is sedert drie heksen Kabouterland plagen. Samen met de kabouters trekt Jommeke ten strijde en kunnen ze verh
Extra subject
Op heksenjacht
Jef Nys
Antwerpen: Ballon, 2012
52 p. : ill.
9789063344313 (paperback)

About Jef Nys

CC BY-SA 2.0 - Image by Bart Cabanier from Belgium

Jozef "Jef" Nys (30 January 1927 – 20 October 2009) was a Belgian comic book creator. He was best known for his comic strip Jommeke.


Early years

Jozef Nys was born in Berchem, Belgium in 1927. His family came from Koksijde, at the Belgian coast, where his grandfather was a fisherman. Jef Nys' father Hendrik moved to Antwerp after World War I, and worked in the port. Hendrik Nys married Louise Van Den Bos on 5 August 1922. Her father was a council member in Berchem and worked as a painter. He had a great influence on the young Jef. Hendrik and Louise Nys had four children, two of which died at a young age. Hendrik Nys died in 1941 when he was run over by a car while riding his bike.

When Jef Nys was 5 years old, he went to school in Berchem. He was a good student and a better artist, and when he was 11 years old, he started with drawing classes in …Read more on Wikipedia