The Summer Gang
C.H.I.X. Book 1
After looking after Charlie’s grandma’s chickens, best friends Charlie, Hannah, Izzie and Xa (Alexandra) form a secret club formed by the first letters of their names. They are the C.H.I.X. They wear a feather around their necks, look for adventure and swear an oath to never eat poultry! Despite attracting the unwanted attention of a local boy-gang, known to the girls as the Foxes (Pygmies), ultimately they enjoy an easy-going boy-girl rivalry, eventually becoming good friends while always dealing with their own on-off friendships and family dramas. The original series of five books in Germany has sold more than a million copies where it has captured a generation of readers who have grown up with the series.
Die Wilden Hühner (C.H.I.X.) - The Movie
World Premiere in CologneRead more
The shooting of Die Wilden Hühner (C.H.I.X.)
In January 2006 the first film version of Cornelia's popular series "Die Wilden Hühner" (C.H.I.X.) started in German cinemas The book series about the adventures of a gang of five girls and their sometimes more, sometimes less adverse boys' gang - the Piranhas, is very, very popular in Germany. We spent a day on the film set.Read more
The Wild Chicks are about to "land" in the United States
Breathing Books will republish Cornelia's entire Wild Chicks series. The books about the adventures of a gang of five girls and their sometimes more, sometimes less adverse boys' gang - the Piranhas, are very, very popular in Germany. The first two of the series - The Wild Chicks and The Wild Chicks: Class Trip - will come out in the US in May 2018.