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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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Here you find the current events of publishers.

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Current announcements

Astra International Picture Book Writing Contest

The Astra International Picture Book Writing Contest is a unique competition open to writers for children, both published and unpublished. The purpose of this contest ... Learn More ›

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BolognaRagazzi Award

Awarded annually at the Bologna Children’s Book Fair for books with the best overall concept in the categories fiction, non-fiction, new horizons and opera pr... Learn More ›

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Picture This!

Der Picture This!-Wettbewerb wird von Protea (ZA), Walker Books (GB), dem Bilderbuch Museum der Burg Wissem (DE), Kaléidoscope (FR), Lemniscaat Publishers (NL) und d... Learn More ›

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NordSüd Verlag

The Publishing House and its History From North to South – The Swiss publishing house has been creating books for children everywhere for over 60 years. With around 40 new titles per year we offer a wide range of high-quality illustrated books and stories for children aged 2 - 8. Working with the best illustrators and authors from around the globe and always on the lookout for new talent. Through our imprint NorthSouth Books we ar...

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Astrid-Lindgren-Gedächtnis-Preis 2021

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