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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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Die Silberne Feder des Deutschen Ärztinnenbundes

The »Silver quill« is awarded every two years by the German Medical Women’s Association for children’s and young adult books that deal in the... Learn More ›

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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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ROTFUCHS

The Publishing House and its History Rotfuchs is one of the first and most renowned children's and YA book programmes in the German-speaking world. Founded in 1972 by Uwe Wandrey, the eye-catching white paperbacks with the fox comic on the back stood for committed, contemporary literature that children and young people loved to read. Many titles found their way into school reading, including "Wir warten auf den Gurkenkönig" b...

Current awards

Hamburger Literaturpreis 2021

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Jutta Nymphius: Total irre!

Preuschof-Preis für Kinderliteratur 2020

FISCHER Duden Kinderbuch

Christian Tielmann: Ein Kaugummi für die Mumie

Deutscher Kinderhörspielpreis 2021

Deutschlandfunk Kultur 2021

Thilo Reffert: Herr der Lügen

Bad Iburger Kinderliteraturpreis Schlossgeschichten 2019

Edition Orient

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