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Göpfrich, Astrid (Author) Gertenbach, Pina (Illustrator) Sieverding, Carola (Illustrator)

A new series of read-aloud books with the little fox as reading ambassador:
-\x09For children aged from 3 to 5
-\x09Introduction and afterword by the fox
-\x09Strong reading routine
-\x09Most popular topics

Adventure ahead! Little children listen wide-eyed to the story of a merry raft trip, of a small rabbit going on a long journey, of exciting underwater adventures and a thrilling night high up in a tree house, and lots more adventures besides.

These amusing adventure stories featuring the little fox come in a handy, easy to hold format, ideal for reading aloud at bedtime.

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Dietl, Erhard (Author) Dietl, Erhard (Illustrator)

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Fischer, Johanna (Author) Jessler, Nadine (Illustrator)

This little pirate captures children’s hearts!

Peggy Diggledey is constantly having lots of adventures with her friends Phil, Lisa, Ian and the dog, Hobgoblin. That’s because there’s just so much to see on their little island in the North. Whether the five friends are investigating an old shipwreck, David Donkey is ill or a dastardly biscuit thief needs to be caught, Peggy always has an idea at the ready!
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Kruber, Sabine (Author) Langenbeck, Alexandra (Illustrator)

At school, Leo has to read a book that contains many difficult words. Then he comes across a fountain pen that simply magics the words away. Suddenly, he finds it’s not just his book that has vanishing letters. The stupid thing is that some of the words are really important. In his search for an antidote, Leo ends up in the mysterious land of Fabula. But there, too, an evil power is doing away with the letters.

Highly imaginative story about learning to read and write.
With cartoon-style illustrations – great for reluctant readers, too.
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Streufert, Sabine (Author) Voigt, Silke (Illustrator)

Enchanting adventures. Nina’s pony, Fairyspell, is simply incredible, it can even fly! And the pair experience many an adventure together. They save a little dolphin who’s stranded on a sandbank, recover a treasure and even find a way to save their stream from becoming polluted. Nina and Fairyspell the pony are simply unbeatable! With glitter on the cover.

•\x09A flying pony and a brave little girl everyone will love – a fantastic partnership
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Grönemeyer, Dietrich (Author) Karriko, Helen (Illustrator)

Clear the ring for Rapple, the great rabbit magician, and his assistants, the little physician Nano and his friend Lilly! With his shrinking machine – and an abracadabra – the magician reduces the children to microscopic size and sends them on a journey of discovery through the human body. Nano has an exciting adventure in the mouth when he comes up against the tooth monster and learns why it’s so important to clean your teeth. | 5 +

Streufert, Sabine (Author) Voigt, Silke (Illustrator)

This collection contains six MAXI picture-book stories featuring the much-loved character Fairyspell the Pony.

Fairyspell The Pony – Nina Has a Secret
Fairyspell the Pony – A Seaside Adventure
Fairyspell the Pony – An Exciting Riding Lesson
Fairyspell The Pony – Danger At The Gymkhana
Fairyspell The Pony – Where Can Wusel Be?
Fairyspell The Pony – The Mystery Of The Little Sheep | 3 +

Dax, Eva (Author) Groger, Melanie (Illustrator)

Here comes George!
George would like to learn how to fly because he doesn’t get as far as he would like by just hopping. His friend Bo, the dung beetle, does his best to stop him. He knows from past experience how difficult it is to get off the ground. And he’s right. What a good thing the pair meet Belle, the dragonfly. She can’t actually teach them to fly, but she does take them on an exciting journey of discovery into the big, wide world, to Ireland and Italy, to the North Sea and Egypt and all the way up into the Himalayas.
Fifteen delightful adventures with George, the grasshopper. To read aloud or for children to read to themselves.
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Künzler-Behncke, Rosemarie (Author) Gotzen-Beek, Betina (Illustrator)

Hilla the little witch is constantly getting things wrong. It will suddenly start snowing in the middle of summer, for example; or pots and pans will begin to fly all over the kitchen instead of tidying themselves away. Practice makes perfect, they say – so there’s hope yet for Hilla, who is a pupil at Witch School … | 3 +

Streufert, Sabine (Author) Voigt, Silke (Illustrator)

Nina and her pony, Fairyspell, are on holiday at Nina’s grandparents’ house by the North Sea. One day, Nina and Fairyspell are out on the beach when they see some people in difficulties out on mudflats. The spring tide must have caught them unawares and now they are cut off and cannot make their way back to dry land! What can Nina and Fairyspell do to help?

Grimm, Sandra (Author) Grote, Anja (Illustrator)

The story of a small woodland brownie and his great love of animals

Fleakins is one of the brownies known as “Littels” and lives with his family in the wood. When Fleakins starts school, he has to discover his special talent. Is he good at practical things? Or music perhaps? But no matter what he attempts, Fleakins seems to have two left hands. He simply can’t do anything right! Then suddenly everyone in Littelwood is in uproar because the Lumini, the tiny light folk, have fallen ill and nobody knows how to make them better! Luckily, Fleakins has a brilliant idea. Is he destined to become Littelwood’s animal doctor?

A classic story book for the whole family to enjoy with the message that everyone has a talent. With a host of colour illustrations and chapters the perfect length to be read aloud.
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Dietl, Erhard (Author) Dietl, Erhard (Illustrator)

Stinky-fart-never-tired! Oggly children need adventure!
It’s evening and the Oggly grown-ups are longing for some peace and quiet, but the Oggly children are still wide awake. Not even Oggly-Mummy’s lullaby is any use! So Oggly-Grandpa begins to spin them some toady Oggly yarns and tells them all about the old days, when he was a deep-sea Oggly diver, an Oggly astronaut up in space and an Oggly sailor on the high seas. In the end, even the Oggly children grow tired from listening to so many thrilling stories and begin to snuggle down on their mattresses and fall asleep. But now they are snoring so loudly that their parents soon find themselves wishing they were awake again!
Zany Oggly adventure, hilarious and exciting: a typically Oggly-style toady-cheeky goodnight book.
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Grönemeyer, Dietrich (Author)

Nanolino and his friends are a little bit older now. And once again, it’s all about fascination with and admiration for the beauty of the human body. In a nutshell: The Latest Adventures of the Little Physician. Once again, Nano is shrunk to microscopic size and, as the world’s first bodynaut, makes his way deep into the brain, into joints and cells – and always in search of the soul. We see how he falls in love for the first time, how he explores nose, ears and other sensory cells and how he battles with Professor Shudder’s evil nanorobots – Prof. Dietrich Grönemeyer tells all this and much more in his new book!

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Dietl, Erhard (Author) Dietl, Erhard (Illustrator)

Off to bed! It’s nighttime, but the Oggly children are still wide awake. Not even Oggly- Mummy’s lullaby settles them down. So Oggly-Grandpa starts to spin them a toady Oggly yarn all about the days when he was a deep-sea Oggly diver, an Oggly astronaut up in space and an Oggly sailor on the high seas. And he tells them about his legendary long-sleeper record. Now that’s a record the Oggly children naturally want to beat! | 7 +

Raab, Ann Cathrin (Author) Raab, Ann Cathrin (Illustrator)

Have you met Matti and Momo? You can see Matti on the first page, but how does Momo look? Draw him in the book the way you see him in your mind’s eye, then the pair can fly away and have exciting adventures: they discover a fascinating island, meet strange creatures and capture a gigantic monster. Happily, everything will turn out fine if you lend them a hand.

An interactive picture book for young artists with lots of imagination.
The scrawls-and-scribble concept built into a picture-book story
A creative, interactive book kids will want to look at again and again
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Ameling, Anne (Author) Czerwenka, Eva (Illustrator)

Brushing her coat all the time gets awfully boring! That how Ellie feels. After all, she is a most courageous squirrel. So she goes in search of adventure and soon meets the ingenious racoon Wally Washington, and suddenly they find themselves slap in the middle of an adventure! Castle Dragonheart and their home, the castle grounds, are up for sale! And so the two friends drum up all the large and small animals that live together in the park. Their goal is to save their shared home.

A hilariously chaotic story about friendship, for reading aloud to children of 6 and over.
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Frixe, Katja (Author) Prechtel, Florentine (Illustrator)

Double somersaults into young readers’ hearts

Circus hamster Harry knows that he’s been living in a book ever since he tumbled out of his story a while back. Now it’s happened again, and this time with Gerda, the racing tortoise. The pair land in a school where they meet class guinea pig Hercules and the three help shy Linus to find a friend. They have to resort to their wildest circus tricks to get back inside the book in time for their big entrance in the circus ring.

- Hilarious animal heroes, lots of gaily coloured illustrations, large format.
- Ideal for reading aloud – Harry the hamster delights adults and children alike.
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von Klitzing, Maren (Author) Garanin, Melanie (Illustrator)

Magnus would much rather have flown off to Majorca with his father and Finya had really been looking forward to her riding holiday. But this year everything is different because Finya’s mother, Carla, and Magnus’ father, Calvin, have just fallen in love with each other and are planning a trip to a small Danish island – so that they can all become one big family. This promises to be very dull! Or will it? One thing’s certain, the kids hadn’t expected to find so many puzzling adventures there…


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Grimm, Sandra (Author) Korthues, Barbara (Illustrator)

Off we go on 102 minutes of fantastic adventures! Parents can choose stories according to their length – three, five or eight minutes – and whisk their kiddies away on a fantastic adventure. Maya's picture of a sparkling, pale-blue fairy comes alive. Granny’s magic lamp suddenly starts raining sherbet sticks. And Rufo the resourceful knight captures a dragon with the help of a couple of eggs. | 3 +

Dax, Eva (Author) Groger, Melanie (Illustrator)

Once around the world! New adventures with George the grasshopper!

George and his friends Mo, the dung beetle, and Belle, the dragonfly, have “itchy feet”; they can’t get wait to go travelling again and explore foreign countries. They want to find out what’s it like in Transylvania, Iceland and Spain. But flying is never as easy as you think, and George and his friends experience more than one turbulent adventure! They even end up taking part in Olympic Games!

The second book all about the adventures of George, the lovable mascot of GEOmini magazine, with 12 read-aloud stories and lots of colour illustrations.
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von Klitzing, Maren (Author) Garanin, Melanie (Illustrator)

Happy guessing games in Bella Italia! This summer, the patchwork family is planning a holiday in Tuscany. Now that they have become friends, Finya and Magnus are looking forward to the holidays. Finya would have preferred to go to a pony farm and Carla, her mum, doesn’t like hotels. But now there’s no time for sulking because Magnus and Finya have to track down the pearl thief and solve all kinds of other mysteries.

A turbulent holiday adventure that makes an ideal holiday read: the second book in the popular adventure series with all kinds of mysteries to solve in every chapter!
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Dietl, Erhard (Author) Schöne, Christoph (Illustrator)

Sludgy experiments with the Ogglies

Fishbones, fumes and freeloading toothwort, this is so exciting! What could be more fun than to make real fartslime with the Ogglies, build bug-infested huts in the garden, or try out the rattiest hopscotch game of all time?

This adventure book with the Ogglies contains the best ideas, instructions and games for kids who love to experiment. For children aged eight and over and their parents.
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König, Michael (Author)

Adventure's Coming Home!

Turn your home into an Escape Room - with a whole host of challenges in all the different rooms! In the game, players are shut in and the doors are secured by a combination lock.

Your mission is to work together as a family to escape from the 'room'. Now things become exciting: you'll need to rack your brains, work things out, search for things - because you can only escape once you've found the right code. The puzzles are true brain-teasers; however, there's fun to be had as well. Ever heard of the Tickling Challenge or the Food Pairing Contest? No? Well, you will do now!

– The first family book that transforms your own four walls into an Escape Room!
– Quality Time: this book is great fun, offers endless opportunities for family bonding, and promotes creativity, deductive skills and empathy.
– This interactive book leads participants step by step through the game, offering useful tips along the way. If you get really stuck, the solutions are at the end, too! | 6 +, s230 For kids and adults

von Klitzing, Maren (Author) Lange, Igor (Illustrator)

In Humboldt’s footsteps: Discovery stories to read aloud

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.

Amusing, child-appropriate stories about scientists and explorers. Read-aloud stories for children aged four and over | 4 +

Mann, Miriam (Author) Ceccarelli, Simona M. (Illustrator)

Welcome to Rocky Meadow Castle, where nothing is as it seems!

Mila’s school burns down one night, and Mila is the only one in her class who is shipped off to Rocky Meadow Castle. Stupid Meadow Castle, she thinks. Who on Earth wants to go to a school in the middle of nowhere? However... the fact that Mila’s new school is in fact also a conservation centre for the last mythical creatures on Earth makes things a bit more interesting. And then Mila discovers that she has a particularly good instinct when it comes to these curious creatures.

Guaranteed to thrill child readers: School, friendship and mythical creatures | 8 +

Weger, Nina (Author) Kühler, Anna-Lena (Illustrator)

A Robber Who Doesn’t Want to Rob?!

Amusing and perfectly pitched for its target audience: the kind of topsy-turvy world that children love

New series by bestselling author Nina Weger: 175,000 books sold

Hey-ho, the robbers-oh! In the second volume of Nina Weger’s Robber Rapido series, there’s uproar in Pickpocket Woods: People wearing track-suits are jogging through the undergrowth! Forester Schmidt has built a keep-fit path. The band of robbers isn’t going to stand for that. But what can they do? It will take cunning and guile, as Little Robber Rapido discovers.

A true easy read: generous typeface, a likeable hero and loads of humour | 5 +

Weger, Nina (Author) Kühler, Anna-Lena (Illustrator)

A Robber Who Doesn’t Want to Rob?!

Amusing and perfectly pitched for its target audience: the kind of topsy-turvy world that children love

New series by bestselling author Nina Weger: 175,000 books sold

A robber who doesn’t want to rob anyone. That’s Little Robber Rapido, Nina Weger’s lovable new hero. “But why do robbers have to rob people?” Little Robber Rapido wonders. The answer is quite obvious to his friend, Rapscallion the Raccoon. It’s because they’re called robbers! “But why are they called robbers?” Sigh. This is precisely the problem: Rapido asks too many questions. He thinks too much. In fact, he’s completely un-robber-like. His father, Robber-in-Chief Rigorous, thinks so too. But then Rapido proves them all wrong! | 5 +

Scheffler, Ursel (Author) Timm, Jutta (Illustrator)

Visiting the Father Christmases in Christmas Village Rufus, the Polar researcher, comes down to earth with a bump when his hot-air balloon loses height and crashes right over Christmas Village! With preparations in full swing for the big day there, it’s all very exciting for Rufus. But Rufus would naturally like to be back home with his family on Christmas Eve. Unfortunately something happens to prevent that. Then, on top of everything else, one of the Father Christmases falls ill. Can Rufus come up with an idea for saving Christmas? An exciting story amusingly told by a successful author and well-known illustrator. A complete story in 24 chapters, it also makes an ideal read-aloud Advent calendar book! A super title! | 4 +

Maar, Paul (Author) Hansen, Christiane (Illustrator)

The Mompses Matti and Momme live on an island quite a long way away, roughly half way between here and Lilliput. Although they look very alike, they are actually very different. Matti is fearless and longs to see the world, Momme is fearful and prefers to stay at home – until one day Matti sets out for the jungle. | 7 +

Fjorde, Tina (Author) Jessler, Nadine (Illustrator)

This girl pirate is a real treasure! Peggy lives on a small island in the ocean, where life changes as fast as the weather. And when you are also the great-granddaughter of a genuine pirate (which is as clear to Peggy as high and low tide) then there’s always something going on – for example, the hunt for a proper pirate’s treasure! Of course, Peggy and her pals Phil, Lisa, Ian and Hobgoblin, the dog must be the first to find it.

At last there’s a cheeky new role model for girls! Peggy Diggledey with her friendship adventures in chapters that are just perfect for storytime.

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Napp, Daniel (Author) Napp, Daniel (Illustrator)

All kiddies will love this. Every picture tells of new sounds – from the rumbling of the excavator to the gobbling of geese. But the best sound is the lorry’s hooter!


Encourages small fans of big vehicles to join in on the sounds | 12 months +

Ludwig, Sabine (Author) Garanin, Melanie (Illustrator)

Royal fun with Sabine Ludwig.
Oh my, twin trouble ahead! Camilla, the daughter of Baron Leopold, is to marry her cousin Karl-Wilhelm - or so her wealthy aunt’s will dictates. But then, while travelling to Darkstone Castle on the train, she meets fun-loving Fridoline and the two girls decide to change places. A rip-roaring story of identity swapping with featherbrained adults, comic ideas and an ultra-romantic ending.

Charming, funny, unmistakably - Sabine Ludwig! Back at last: the fairy-tale comedy of mistaken identities with a new cover and vignettes by Melanie Garanin.
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Schütze, Andrea (Author) Loske, Judith (Illustrator)

A clumsy little fellow on an Advent mission
The little angel Tippydip is absolutely determined that this year he will finally get to deliver an Advent calendar to a child. But once again the head angel has forgotten him. What good luck that one Advent calendar has been left lying in the calendar workshop! And in spite of all sorts of mishaps, in the end the calendar lands exactly where it belongs.

Child-appropriate, funny and magical
Cute presentation: topics Christmas and angels
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Westhoff, Angie (Author) Pricken, Stephan (Illustrator)

Which of us doesn’t know the story of Mowgli, the “man-cub” who grows up with a pack of wolves. His best friends are Baloo, the bear, and Bagheera, the panther. Together they protect the boy from Shir Khan, the scheming tiger. Rudyard Kipling’s classic is retold here for children of four and over and richly illustrated with wonderful, atmospheric pictures. | 4 +

Livanios, Eleni (Author) Livanios, Eleni (Illustrator)

Two sisters leap down after a spindle and end up falling into a well, where they land in Mother Hulda’s kingdom. There, they are instructed to shake apples from a tree, to take loaves out of an oven and to help Mother Hulda make the beds. While the one sister goes about her work cheerfully and diligently, the other is grumpy and lazy. In the end, each receives fitting compensation for her work.



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