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


The Heinrich Wolgast prize of the German union of education and science workers (GEW) is awarded every three years for a children’s or young ad...

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Kinder- und Jugendbuchpreise der Stadt Wien

Every year, for the purpose of promoting excellence in children’s literature, the city of Vienna awards prizes for the best new children’s and youn...

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Oldenburger Kinder- und Jugendbuchpreis

The annual children’s and young adult book prize of the town of Oldenburg honors German-language authors and illustrators who have published their first artistic co...

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dtv junior

The Publishing House and its History 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 April 1971, the initial programme included licensed paperback editions of the works of Astrid Lindgren, Otfried Preußler, Josef Guggenmos, Ursula Wölfel, James Krüss, Janosch, Alfred Hitchcock and Scott O’Dell. Just the following year, dtv published its first original edition...