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

Kölner Stipendien für Kinder- und Jugendliteratur

Das Junge Literaturhaus Köln schreibt zwei Stipendien für Kinder- und Jugendliteratur aus, die ab 2019 jährlich vergeben werden. Die altersunabhängigen Stipendien in Höhe... Learn More ›

Announcement ends in 27 days.

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 43 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 ›

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dtv junior

The Publishing House and its History dtv junior is synonymous with children’s and young adult books of a high narrative standard that strike a chord with the reader and combine quality and entertainment. Powerful content, individual design and original narrative style are essential elements of the brand. dtv junior was founded in 1971 with the amalgamation of 10 licensing publishers. When the first ten picture and children’s books were published in A...

Current awards

Hamburger Bilderbuchpreis 2019

Ulrike Jänichen: Zug der Fische

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