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.

All events

Current announcements

Zürcher Kinderbuchpreis

The Zurich Children's Book Prize is awarded anually in the context of "Zurich reads". The jury allocates an outstanding, original german-speaking children's book, ... Learn More ›

Announcement ends in 67 days.

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 98 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 189 days.

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Prestel Junior

The Publishing House and its History Art, architecture, photography, lifestyle and high-quality children’s books: Prestel ranks among the world’s leading publishers – both in German and English – in all of these fields. Prestel Publishing was founded in 1924 and has its headquarters in Munich, along with offices in New York and London and an international sales network. Since 2008, Prestel belongs to the publishing group Verlagsgruppe Random House GmbH. Crucial for Prestel ...

Current awards

EMYS-Sachbuchpreis 2018

Monika Osberghaus & Thomas Engelhardt: Im Gefängnis - Ein Kinderbuch über das leben hinter Gittern

Wissenschaftsbuch des Jahres - Junior Wissensbücher 2019

Tyrolia Verlag

Melanie Laibl & Lili Richter (Ill.): So ein Mist

JugendSachbuchPreis 2018

Dorling Kindersley

Steve Mould: Superstarke Bakterien

LovelyBooks Leserpreis 2018


Britta Sabbag & Maite Kelly / Joëlle Tourlonias (Ill.) : Die kleine Hummel Bommel und die Zeit