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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

Heinrich-Wolgast-Preis

The Heinrich Wolgast prize of the German union of education and science workers (GEW) is awarded every three years for a children’s or young ad... Learn More ›

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Kinder- und Jugendbuchpreise der Stadt Wien

Every year, for the purpose of promoting excellence in children’s literature, the city of Vienna awards prizes for the best new children’s and youn... Learn More ›

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Deutscher Kinderbuchpreis

Der Deutsche Kinderbuchpreis wird 2021 erstmals vergeben und prämiert eine:n Kinderbuchautor:in, der/ die für die leseprägende Altergruppe von 4-10 Jahren schreibt. Es ... 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

Kinderliteraturpreis Fürther Lupe 2018

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Barbara Iland-Olschewski: Tiergeister AG – Achtung gruselig

Schweizer Kinder- und Jugendmedienpreis 2020

Edition Moderne

Nando von Arb: 3 Väter

Peter-Härtling-Preis für Kinder- und Jugendliteratur 2021

Beltz & Gelberg

Juliane Pickel: Krummer Hund

Friedrich-Glauser-Preis 2021

ATRIUM Children's Books, Arctis, WooW Books

Jana Scheerer: Geister sind unser Geschäft