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Grimm, Sandra (Author) Sodré, Julie (Illustrator)

Little Tomba the elephant is a giant baby: he already weighs 100 kilos at birth! Because his herd will soon be moving on, he has to learn to walk very soon. The baby elephant must also learn to use its trunk. But because the trunk is so heavy, he can’t even lift it at first, so he has to use only his mouth to drink with. | 4 +

Abedi, Isabel (Author) Cordes, Miriam (Illustrator)

Where is Grandpa Elephant going? Children have many questions to ask
Grandpa Elephant says goodbye to his grandchildren and explains that he is going to die and will not be coming back. The elephant children think about what it’s like when you’re dead. Can you walk on the clouds and do the angels make music? Or do you come back as a butterfly? The children know one thing for certain, though, that their grandpa will always be with them in their thoughts and dreams.
A sensitive picture book that can help parents to speak to their children about death and loss. With lovely pictures full of atmosphere. | 3 +

Dreller, Christian (Author) Oertel, Katrin (Illustrator)

Some sayings of everyday wisdom are complete nonsense. Boris and Murat discover, for example, that contrary to the German belief, raven parents do take loving care of their children. Philip explains to his mum that just because he crosses his eyes they won’t stay like that. And Josephine has known for a long time that the earth is not flat. But is it really round?
These fascinating read-aloud stories are entertaining as well as informative for both children and their parents: What are our funniest everyday misapprehensions?
| 4 +

Weber, Susanne (Author) Leykamm, Martina (Illustrator)

Paul the sloth, the kind of friend every child would love to have

Paul is a sloth, but there’s nothing lazy and slothful about him – quite the opposite, in fact. While the other sloths all hang around doing nothing all day, Paul spends his time with his friend the monkey. Paul never tires of climbing and eating bananas with him, and seeing which of them is the faster swimmer. Does Paul never get tired?

Paul, Not Lazy At All is full of delightful details and amusing rhymes, making it an ideal read-aloud picture book to come back to time and time again.
| 24 months +

Häfner, Carla (Author) Sturm, Carola (Illustrator)

A new word? Easy-peasy, lemon squeezy!

A small and very special picture dictionary on the perennial favourite theme of "animals". Alongside the classic and delightful illustrations, each new word is also explained by means of short and catchy rhymes. These help to imprint these new acquisitions in the minds of small children, who will also enjoy the playful element as they look at the pictures and repeat the rhymes along with you.

• A speedy way to learn first words: an engaging combination of picture dictionary and early rhymes.
• Popular board book topic: motor vehicles.
• Lovingly designed activity book.

18 months +

Weber, Susanne (Author) Felgentreff, Carla (Author) Kohne, Diana (Illustrator)

Amusing rhymed story about the custom of putting out shoes for St Nicholas – the perfect St Nicholas Day present

Excitement is mounting: St Nicholas is coming! The little mouse happily puts out her freshly cleaned boots for him. The elephant next door puts his shoes out, too. “Hang on a minute,” thinks Mousie. “You could fit ten times more presents in Elephant’s shoes than in mine!” Do bigger boots mean better presents? And what about the snake? She doesn’t have any feet or shoes at all! But St Nicholas knows what he’s doing: the next morning, the three friends find three equally filled plates. Together they enjoy their tasty treats. What a happy St Nicholas Day! | 24 months +

krima & isa (Author) krima & isa (Illustrator)

For the very young: the magical world of krima and isa.

Spinning top, cuddly elephant and favourite doll: tiny tots will find all of their toys on the pages of the krima and isa picture dictionaries. The board picture books feature the successful krima and isa design that’s equally popular with mothers and children and for the first time open up the krima and isa world to the very young. A pictionary for tiny tots drawn with lots of love and attention to detail.
| 12 months +

Grimm, Sandra (Author) Lauber, Larisa (Illustrator)

There’s loads to discover in these pull tab books: Elephants, tractors, whales, diggers, sheep, fire engines ... children dive into a new world with every double page spread, and get to know our favourite animals and vehicles. A host of entertaining suprises reveals itself to our small readers as they pull the tabs on every page twice, and uncover the rest of the picture.

Pull tab entertainment in board book format by best-selling author Sandra Grimm | 24 months +