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

Leopold Medienpreis

This important German prize for children’s music media is awarded every two years for children’s music. Booklets, sheet music and books are considered for ... Learn More ›

Announcement ends in 8 days.

Der goldene Bücherpirat

The »golden book pirate« is a children’s literature prize for up-and-coming young writers, whose works can be submitted by publishers who are avj members. The ... Learn More ›

Announcement ends in 34 days.

Deutscher Gartenbuchpreis

Der Deutsche Gartenbuchpreis, präsentiert von STIHL, wird von Schloss Dennenlohe in elf Kategorien jährlich vergeben. Learn More ›

Announcement ends in 38 days.

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Beltz & Gelberg

The Publishing House and its History The Beltz Publishing House was founded in 1841 in Bad Langensalza and has been publishing not only books for children and teens since 1971, but also non-fiction books and reference books, the social science program Beltz Juventa and specialized books and magazines covering psychology and education, including Germany’s leading magazine on psychology, »Psychologie Heute«. In 1971, publisher Dr. Manfred Beltz Rübelmann founded the children’s and you...

Current awards

LovelyBooks Leserpreis 2020

Morisken Verlag

Malene Walter: Fussel und der Wutausbruch

Rattenfänger-Literaturpreis 2020

Moritz Verlag

John Hare: Ausflug zum Mond

Preuschof-Preis für Kinderliteratur 2019

Ravensburger Verlag

Cally Stronk: Theo und der Mann im Ohr

Deutscher Kinderhörspielpreis 2020


Holly-Jane Rahlen: Stella Menzel und der goldene Faden