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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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Arena Verlag

The Publishing Company and its History Arena Verlag is one of the major publishing companies for children’s and young adult fiction in Germany. Founded in 1949 by Georg Popp, its place of business has been Würzburg ever since. Georg Popp had been the head of the company for thirty years. Since 1979, Arena Verlag has been a part of the Westermann Publishing Group situated in Braunschweig. Ever since the company’s est...

Current awards

Hamburger Literaturpreis 2020

Uticha Marmon: Dreizehn Wochen Sonntag oder Wie ich den Kaninchen die Sprache zurückgab

Der Meefisch 2019

Arena Verlag

Magdalena Skala: Sachen. Mein 200-Bilder-Buch

DIXI Kinderliteraturpreis 2021

Preisträgerin Text: Ella Kaspar
Preisträger Illustration: Verena Wugeditsch

Deutscher Kinderhörspielpreis 2021

Deutschlandfunk Kultur 2021

Thilo Reffert: Herr der Lügen