The Online Catalogue of the German Speaking Children's Books Publishers

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You want to get information on children's books publishers in the German speaking realm? You are looking for the right contact person in the publishing house? On our website www.kinder-und-jugendbuch-verlage.de you'll find all you need on this topic and a bit more!

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Here you get to know the German speaking children's books publishers. You get a summary on their program, their authors and illustrators and contacts in the publishing houses.

The Publishers


Here you find a listing of institutions which occupy themselves with children's literature. In addition you'll get more information on how to submit your manuscript.

Adresses & Tips


Here you find the current events of publishers.

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Lesekünstler des Jahres

Since 2009, the best "reading artist" is awarded the prize by the German Pubslishers and Booksellers Association on the Leipzig book fair. Booksellers have ...

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Der Lese-Kicker

Since 214 LitCam awards the »Lese-Kicker« for the best soccer childrens book. The award is endowed with 1.500 Euro. Target audience for the nominated books are children be...

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Leopold Medienpreis

This important German prize for children’s music media is awarded every two years for children’s music. Booklets, sheet music and books are considered for ...

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KeRLE im Verlag Herder

The Publishing House and its History Founded in 1801, Verlag Herder has been one of the great German family companies for 200 years. Today, it is run by the sixth generation of the Herder family. Since its founding, the publisher has continually included children’s books in its range of publications, both religious and secular. In 1997, the independent KeRLE publishing house, originally founded by Herder in Vienna in 1995, was transferred to the He...