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Love, friction and jealousy - plus a healthy portion of suspense, a relentless opponent and a dark secret - Volume 4 in the breathtaking fantasy saga for all Kerstin Gier fans. | from age 12
The books in the Heartbeat series are sensual love stories full of thrilling romance and passion. | from age 15
-\x09Explores the topics of love, dangerous group dynamics and what it’s like to be the outsider
-\x09A moving story that calls our own behaviour into question
-\x09Outstanding narrative structure with two interwoven storylines | from age 14
-\x09Encourages readers to follow their dreams, recognise their own personal talent and to become independent
-\x09Nina Dulleck’s penguin kids are bright, imaginative and stick together like glue
-\x09Gloriously colourful, humorous pictures by popular illustrator Nina Dulleck | from age 4
Berlin, in the early summer of 1961, when the border between East and West is no more than a white dividing line on the streets of the city. The passport controls are a nuisance, but they don’t stop either Marie or Lennie from crossing over because they have found each other, found a love both had believed impossible. Nothing can separate them – or so they think. But in the August of that year, the construction of the Berlin Wall tears the city – and the two girls - apart. Marie is faced with an impossible decision: Should she stay with her father and younger brother and give up all the dreams she shares with Lennie? Or should she risk making an escape to West Berlin, to Lennie, and never see her family again?
-\x09Perfect to mark the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall
-\x09Excellently researched: a credible escape that really could have taken place | from age 14
If only Martin Pocketbeer hadn’t taken the Sat and the Sat retrieval drops with him on his class trip! Because his teacher steals the drops and takes possession of the Sat. Not that that’s so easy to do as the Sat belongs to the Pocketbeer family. If anyone else asks him to grant them a wish, his wishes have unexpected side-effects. And the Sat himself feels worse and worse, too. So Martin and his friends Tina and Roland set out to rescue the Sat. But there are plenty of complications, mix-ups, Sat poems and first-rate suspense before they finally succeed! | from age 6
What a pesky horn! The narwhal never knows where to put it when he wants to cuddle. But then he realises that the other animals have difficulties of their own. The octopus has so many arms he almost ends up in a knot. The sea urchin doesn’t want to prick anyone, and the seashells don’t have any arms to hug anyone with in the first place. But in spite of all the obstacles, each animal has its own, affectionate way of snuggling and cuddling. And so the little narwhal also comes up with a wonderful solution.
Watch out lama, sloth and flamingo! It’s simply impossible not to love the little Narwhal! | from 18 months
A pesky bird, a princess who beats up the prince and Kurt, an unwilling unicorn who thinks, sparkly pink stars and rose-scented farts are totally pathetic – it’s enough to make you weep. But what’s the good of complaining? With a little help from Trill the bird and the ninja goldfish, unicorn Kurt will rescue kidnapped Prince Flea in the end, pink fur or none.
-\x09An unwilling, guaranteed cliché-free unicorn
-\x09Ironic, amusing story time fun even grown-ups will love to read
-\x09Hilariously illustrated by Stephan Pricken | from age 5
-\x09An appeal for people with dementia to be treated respectfully; told with warmth and affection
-\x09Nora Alexander describes the magic in every kind of human difference without judging or moralising
Much more than a book focused on a particular topic, this is an adventure story and a declaration of love | from age 8
A first colour playbook that invites children to investigate. Using the flaps, children find the colours they are looking for. | from age 2
The little owl has hurt herself. The fox comes along and blows on the bump, the mouse brings a plaster and the snake strokes the little owl’s cheek. But what’s the best way to make it better? A kiss from Mummy Owl, of course! With the cutest little owl in the world, this book is an absolute favourite with very young children! A charming story of kindness and empathy told in clear pictures and simple rhymes children will have great fun joining in with.
- English translation available!
- Rights sold to: China, Estonia, Italy, Luxembourg, Spain | from 18 months
Rights sold to: China | from 18 months
Read aloud and discover! Exciting stories about the greatest explorers and scientists in the history of the world: Leif Eriksson, Marco Polo, Christopher Columbus, Maria Sibylla Merian, Alexander von Humboldt, Mary Kingsley, Roald Amundsen, Amelia Earhart, Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay, Jacques-Yves Cousteau, Dian Fossey and Ellen MacArthur.
-\x09Amusing, child-appropriate stories about scientists and explorers. Read-aloud stories for children aged four and over | from age 4