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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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Publishers

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.

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Information

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.

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Events

Here you find the current events of publishers.

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Current announcements

E-Book Projekt des Auswärtigen Amtes

Unter dem Motto „Freunde ohne Grenzen / Friends without Frontiers“ sucht das Auswärtige Amt schreibbegeisterte Kinder und Jugendliche im Alter bis 19 Jahre, die ihre eigenen Texte... Learn More ›

Announcement ends in 13 days.

Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis

The German children’s literature award is the only state prize for literature and has been awarded annually since 1956 in the categories picture books, children’s bo... Learn More ›

Announcement ends in 104 days.

Manfred-Mai-Preis für Kinderliteratur

Der Kinderbuchautor Manfred Mai lobt 2019 anlässlich seines 70. Geburtstags einen mit 2500 Euro dotierten „Manfred-Mai-Preis für Kinderliteratur“ aus. Eingereicht werden können Bücher, die besonder... Learn More ›

Announcement ends in 134 days.

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Arbeitsgemeinschaft von Jugendbuchverlagen

About us The avj is the professional association of publishers of German-language children’s and young adult literature and also audiovisual media, calendars, »book plus« products and much more besides for children and young people. It was founded in 1950 with a membership of 13 and today numbers just under 100 publishing companies in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. The avj board of directors comprises four honorary members from the publishing industry, who are supp...

Current awards

Evangelischer Buchpreis 2019

Penguin

Nora Krug: Heimat

Moerser Jugendbuch-Jury 2019

cbj Verlag

Jennifer L. Armentrout: Und wenn es kein Morgen gibt

KIMI Kinderbuchsiegel 2019

NordSüd Verlag

Brendan Wenzel, Thomas Bodner (Übers.): Alle sehen eine Katze

THEO – Berlin-Brandenburgischer Preis für Junge Literatur 2019

Noah Langowski: Vor dem Sturm