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.

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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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Here you find the current events of publishers.

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Current announcements

LizzyNet Lyrik- und Poetrywettbewerb

Unter dem Titel Acker, Algen Algorithmen starten das Wissenschaftsjahr 2020/21 – Bioökonomie und das Onlinemagazin www.LizzyNet.de einen Lyrik- und Poetry-Wettbewerb für Jugendliche und jung... Learn More ›

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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 ›

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Kranichsteiner Jugendliteratur-Stipendien

Die Kranichsteiner Jugendliteratur-Stipendien werden seit 2010 jährlich vom Deutschen Literaturfonds und vom Arbeitskreis Jugendliteratur vergeben. Sie sind gedacht für Autoren von Jugendbüchern, die ber... Learn More ›

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DUMONT Kalenderverlag

The publishing house and its history For DUMONT a calendar has been more than just 12 pictures for about 60 years. With around 200 titles published annually, DUMONT Kalenderverlag is one of the leading calendar publishers in Germany. Calendars for children have been an essential and successful part of the program for 20 years. Program Wall decoration for children’s rooms! In its choice of themes, DUMONT has a preference for illustrated children's books. We...

Current awards

Leopold Medienpreis 2019

Igel Records

Die kleine Hexe

Eberhard 2019

Katja Ludwig: Blackout

Hamburger Tüddelband 2021

mairisch Verlag

Saša und Nikolai Stanišić (Text), Katja Spitzer (Illustration): Hey, hey, hey, Taxi!

Klaus-Flugge-Preis 2020

Carl Hanser Verlag

Eva Eland: Gebrauchsansweisung gegen Traurigkeit