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

Goldene Leslie

The Goldene Leslie youth literature prize is awarded once a year to a German-language work of young adult fiction (novel or collection of short stories) ... Learn More ›

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Bookstar ist ein Leseprojekt der Kinder- und Jugendmedien Zürich und Graubünden. Jugendliche ab 12 Jahren können aus einer Liste mit 20 Neuerscheinungen für ihre... 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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dtv junior

The Publishing House and its History dtv junior represents notably witty children’s and young adult books 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 April 1971, the initial programme incl...

Current awards

Evangelischer Buchpreis 2019


Nora Krug: Heimat

Moerser Jugendbuch-Jury 2019

cbj Verlag

Jennifer L. Armentrout: Und wenn es kein Morgen gibt

THEO – Berlin-Brandenburgischer Preis für Junge Literatur 2019

Noah Langowski: Vor dem Sturm

Hamburger Bilderbuchpreis 2019

Ulrike Jänichen: Zug der Fische