Children's Books / Young Adults Spring 2022



Franziska Gehm

Crumb’s Adventure in the Castle of Dreams

Bedtime stories for your little ones

Date of publication: March 14, 2022
Hardcover | 128 pages | With illustrations from: Matthias Derenbach | Recommended age group: 4+
It’s a very special night at the Castle of Dreams: Crumb never expected to be allowed to operate the sandman’s big, mysterious dream machine, where children’s dreams are made – but today the sand...

Annette Herzog

Little Badger and Big Badger Have a Huge Row

A picture book about falling out and making up

Date of publication: March 8, 2022
Hardcover | 32 pages | With illustrations from: Olga Strobel | Recommended age group: 3+
Little Badger loves having adventures and exploring new things. He enjoys it even more when Big Badger is there too. Meanwhile, Big Badger loves baking cakes and having visitors. And Little Badge...

Sandra Kissling

My Giant Hidden Object Colouring Book: Out and About with the Little Bee

Large-format colouring book for children aged 4+

Date of publication: January 24, 2022
Paperback | 16 pages | With illustrations from: Sandra Kissling | Recommended age group: 4+
Join the little bee as she buzzes through these extra-large, entertaining scenes – they’re bustling with countless little creepy-crawlies, flowers, foliage, and lots more fun little things just w...

Norbert Pautner

The Little Book of Good Manners for Kids – With Witty Rhymes and Pictures

Date of publication: July 18, 2022
Hardcover | 64 pages | Recommended age group: 3+
‘Wha?’ grunts the frog, who hasn’t understood what the hare has just said; the mouse keeps talking over the elephants as they chat among themselves; and over at the tea table the crocodile picks ...

Stephanie Schneider

Make Room, Deer!

A story about tolerance and sharing

Date of publication: March 8, 2022
Hardcover | 32 pages | With illustrations from: Susan Batori | Recommended age group: 4+
While out for a drive in their smart convertible, the deer discover a secret beauty spot. Naturally, they want to have it all to themselves! But then more and more animals gather by the lake to s...

Wolfram Hänel

Fartman to the Rescue!

An epic story about self-confidence for young readers

Date of publication: April 26, 2022
Hardcover | 88 pages | With illustrations from: Meike Töpperwien | Recommended age group: 4+
Jacob will never go back to nursery, no way! All the other kids are laughing at him, even his best friend Trixie. Just because he farted – accidentally, of course – when they were playing Superma...

Sandra Kissling

On Your Wings, Get Set, Go!

My favourite educational hidden object book, featuring the little bee

Date of publication: January 24, 2022
Hardcover | 14 pages | With illustrations from: Sandra Kissling | Recommended age group: 2+
The little bee can hardly contain its excitement: the big bee race is about to start! There are lots of exciting things to discover along the way: different shapes are hiding in the beehive, outs...

Ute Krause

Robin and Sir Me-Me-Me

A new edition of the classic picture book

Date of publication: February 21, 2022
Hardcover | 40 pages | With illustrations from: Ute Krause | Recommended age group: 4+
Everyone’s scared of vain and greedy Sir Me-Me-Me. Actually, not quite everyone. Brave Robin has decided to stop working his socks off for the wealthy knight, so he quickly pockets a shiny coin f...

Vera Schmidt

My Adventure Comic: Mops and Kat Explore the Mountains

Brimming with exciting facts about mountains and their inhabitants

Date of publication: February 21, 2022
Hardcover | 80 pages | With illustrations from: Vera Schmidt | Recommended age group: 7+
Mops and Kat know the only way is up – so they set off on a thrilling mountain hike together with the ibex Urs. On their way to the top, they visit an alpine pasture and discover the wonderful fl...

Ingo Siegner

Little Dragon Coconut Throws a Birthday Party

Date of publication: May 23, 2022
Hardcover | 32 pages | Recommended age group: 4+
The little dragon Coconut can hardly contain himself: his birthday’s coming up, and he’s planning a big party! He’s going to invite all his friends: Matilda and Oscar, of course, and Toothy Tim t...

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