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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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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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Current announcements

Eberhard

Barnim County offers the »Eberhard« prize for the winning entry to its competition for children’s and youth literature in German-speaking countries. Every competition has its ... Learn More ›

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Serafina - Nachwuchspreis Illustration

Since 2009, the Deutsche Akademie für Kinder- und Jugendliteratur (German Academy for Children's Literature) has dedicated more and more awards to young German-language authors and i... Learn More ›

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Vechtaer Jugendliteraturpreis

Die Stadt Vechta und der Geest-Verlag schreiben den Schreibwettbewerb Vechtaer Jugendliteraturpreis aus, der sich an Autor:innen der Altergruppe 14 bis einschließlich 21 Jahren richtet. Das d... Learn More ›

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Dorling Kindersley

The Publishing House and its History Dorling Kindersley Verlag GmbH (DK) is a subsidiary of Dorling Kindersley Ltd., one of the leading illustrated reference publishers worldwide and part of Penguin Random House, formed on July 1st, 2013. DK produces highly visual, photographic non-fiction for adults and children in 62 languages and over 85 countries. The German branch has been publishing books since since 2000. DK’s aim is to inform, enrich and entertain readers of...

Current awards

James Krüss Preis für internationale Kinder- und Jugendliteratur 2021

Tamara Bach

Hamburger Bilderbuchpreis 2019

Ulrike Jänichen: Zug der Fische

Lesekünstler des Jahres 2021

Frauke Angel

Der Deutsche Hörbuchpreis - Best children's audio book of the year 2021

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