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A bright, colourful story book with amusing illustrations for “real” boys of four and over.
| 4 +
When 17-year-old Maurice is asked to invent urban legends for a book company, it sounds like a dream job. He just finds it a bit odd that his stories suddenly take on a life of their own. The nightmare really begins when Maurice invents a murder, which then actually takes place. Is someone making his stories come true? What role does his publisher play in all this? And where does the fine line between imagination and reality really lie?
A sophisticated novel for young adults by the famous author Rüdiger Bertram – full of deceptive truths and suspense, with lots of surprising twists and fascinating wrong turns.
English sample translation available! | 13 +
Alarm for Capt’n Chaos! His arch enemy, Fishbone, has stolen the interstellar space ship RITA. The crew immediately sets out in hot pursuit and that means plunging to the deepest depths of the deep sea on the water planet Oceana. There they find not only Fishbone, a mysterious sunken city and a glass sea dragon waiting for them, but also a whole crowd of exciting deep sea aliens!
Capt’n Chaos’ third adventure, with cool neon effects. Thrilling and hilarious escapades in outer space and far below the sea. QR code in the book for downloading the free Swear-O-Mat app. Perfect reading material for boys of 8 and over!
| 8 +
Jersey dreams for football maniacs
A new jersey for the team! Jacob now has his name and the number 10 on his back – just like a pro. Only Paul can’t understand why Jacob and his team mate Tom are so proud of their new kit. And then just before their first home game, Jacob’s jersey suddenly disappears, almost as though the earth had opened up and swallowed it! It’s lucky for him that Paul is a true friend…
| 7 +
Grown-ups can be really stupid sometimes. There’s no reason why Jonah shouldn’t be perfectly happy living on his own with his father, is there? But his Daddy thinks their home needs a woman’s touch so he joins a dating programme and takes Jonah with him to an Amor meeting instead of football. The women he meets there are all really stupid, Jonah thinks. Why doesn’t he just take Lotti from next door? But Daddy won’t listen to a word and drags Jonah off to a speed-dating session. And who should be there, too, but Lotti! She appears to be getting along very well with one of the men there and, for some reason, Daddy doesn’t look too pleased about that…
| 10 +
What a lovely present to bring brand-newbig brothers. There’s space on the cover for a personal dedication.
| 24 months +
Florian may have to move to a boring place with this father, but luckily it’s where the Fantastic 11 play. And they are supposedly the best footballers far and wide. If that isn’t a stroke of luck!
This limited special edition contains the stories “Coach Wanted”, “Ready for the National League” and “The Opening Match”. Just in time for the 2018 World Cup!
| 8 +
It’s the holidays and the monster family is planning to go away. But where should their journey take them? Daddy Monster would like to climb a volcano, Mummy Monster would love to go to the North Pole, Igor wants to see the jungle and Olga is quite set a waterfall holiday. Only Paul, the human boy the monster family adopted when he was a baby, doesn’t care which holiday destination they choose, as long as they are all together.
For primary schoolkids of 6 and over, this is the perfect holiday read, dealing with subjects like “belonging” and “recognising your own strengths” in lovable monster fashion.
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Because his parents are going away on a business trip, nine-year-old Moritz is to spend the next few weeks on his uncle’s ship. And he’s never even met him before! But that’s the least of his worries because hardly has the infamous Captain Kaos arrived than he finds himself mixed up in an adventure that constantly takes new turns. The reason for all the excitement is that the R.I.T.A., his uncle’s ship, suddenly turns into an interstellar voyager and catapults its entire crew right into space.
The first book of riotous adventures with Captain Kaos. With cheeky illustrations in cool neon colours and a QR code to download the free Swear-O-Mat for making up the craziest and best curses. The Swear-O-Mat is an app for all commercially available smartphones, tablets and computers.
| 8 +
The crew of the R.I.T.A. is glad to have finally sent General Fishbone, Captain Kaos’ eternally swearing arch-enemy, packing. But the troublemaker has no intention of giving up and very soon chaos reigns. Who would have thought that this time, instead of sailing to the well-known planet Chocokao, the ship would head for a space station that really couldn’t be more exotic?
The second book of riotous adventures with Captain Kaos!
| 8 +
It’s really Niklas’ own fault: He bet his friends he could get Lynn, the new girl in class, to go out with him. And now here he is, drenched with sweat in the football team because Lynn is a cheerleader, and cursing the exhausting runs through wood, the training units and the repulsive protein shakes. And the more he suffers, the more he realises that it isn’t Lynn, but shy, retiring Carina who’s his dream girl!
Cheeky love story told from a boy’s perspective, with slapstick, and football madness. A real, true-to-life story!
| 12 +
The latest story about Jacob, ace striker – in this book all about pressure to succeed and how to overcome it.
| 7 +
Jonah has long been convinced that there are aliens from outer space living among Earthlings and that it’s just a question of identifying them. So when Henri turns up in Jonah’s class, the situation is crystal clear to him. It’s not just that Henri is foreign, Jonah is absolutely certain that Henri is an ALF – an “alien life form”. Jonah is sure he has at last come across a genuine extraterrestrial! While he is trying to find out all about Henri’s strange life, he barely notices how much he is getting to like Henri. And perhaps having him as a best friend is better than his being an alien? A tightly constructed parable about friendship and social differences, told with vivid imagery and beautifully illustrated by Susann Opel-Götz.
| 10 +
That wasn’t the plan at all! When Albert Twostone is supposed to be flying back to the present from ancient times in his speed-of-light capsule, he ends up landing in the courtyard of the Archbishop of Mainz, who is just expecting the arrival of Emperor Barbarossa. Albert soon discovers that people in the Middle Ages don’t know the meaning of fun – and promptly finds himself thrown into the dungeons. But when he reveals himself to be a talented singer, he is asked to defend the Emperor’s honour in a minnesinger competition. Will everything turn out all right?
Book 2 in the amusing time travel series, featuring a host of historical facts and a lovable hero who is always putting his foot in it! Lots of illustrations in trendy scribble look.
| 9 +
Albert Twostone is a real nerd! He has managed to build himself a speed-of-light capsule – the only trouble is that he accidentally slips down a worm hole in his tin can and ends up in the middle of the Roman Empire. Before he can say boo to a goose, he is picked up by some men draped in tablecloths and packed off to Rome to take a message to Julius Caesar. The great emperor is very impressed with Albert’s fighting skills and hires him as a bodyguard for his next military campaign. What a good thing Max Punk, Albert’s rat, is there with him and has brought along his futuristic high-tech rat pack, too.
A hilarious and irreverent diary of time travel into the depths of history with lots of comic strips.
The first in a particularly amusing series of time travel diaries: Hilarious stories combined with fascinating historical facts and a lot of comic strips.
| 9 +
Jacob’s dream comes true when he moves to a top club. But Tom, the centre forward, makes his life a misery. When the day of the big match arrives – Jacob at last has the chance to prove himself!
Sonne, Mond und Sterne for Years One and Two: large print, divided into short chapters, coloured pictures to help children understand what they are reading. | 7 +
Right in the middle of the school year, Allegra is called up to the Academy of Dream Intelligence to become a dream agent, just like her late parents. Dream agents are specialists who watch over people’s dreams to prevent their souls from taking harm as they sleep and also to prevent the fine membrane that separates our dreams from the real world from becoming torn. Hardly has Allegra arrived at the academy, however, she realises the agents themselves are in the greatest danger and that they must have a traitor in their ranks. When Allegra’s own sister vanishes during dreamtime, a life-and-death struggle begins.
A thrilling, fast-paced novel about the world of dreams, which is far from being as safe as it appears, and the story of a girl, who is being trained at a secret academy to restore the dividing line between dream and reality and so to protect everyone she loves.
| 14 +
The first in a new series by the successful COOLMAN author duo, Bertram/Schulmeyer
- Top topics for primary schoolchildren: being different, belonging, acceptance
- Comic illustrations in the book will have even the boys who are not very interested in reading picking up a book
- Even boys who aren’t big on reading will love the new monster series for beginning readers with its amazing comic illustrations.
| 6 +
Berlin teenagers Chris, Moe, Kaya, Steven and Lennart are urban explorers, who go rummaging round disused factories, empty houses and dilapidated hospitals at night. But what starts out as an exciting adventure soon becomes a dangerous undertaking because the deserted buildings hold not only charms, but terrors, too. When the friends discover a dead body in a building that’s all demolished, they begin to suspect that the Badidos motorbike gang must be behind it. And then suddenly things start to get really dangerous…
Breathtaking, disturbing, gripping. Immerse yourself in the hidden world of lost places!
| 14 +
A fully revised, beautifully illustrated new edition of bestselling author Sabine Ludwig’s enchanting book. With a charming heroine and magic galore.
| 9 +
Ever since Allegra found out that her parents’ souls are still wandering about somewhere in dream time, she has made it her goal to find them, come what may. But Mortensen barely leaves the agent time to do so. Nearly every night, his troops infiltrate the dreams of innocent people in order to manipulate them while they sleep and to use them for their own purposes. It soon becomes clear that Mortensen will start another battle, that his perfidious machinations have provided him with the perfect weapons and that, under his influence, they are prepared to go to any lengths. Allegra trains day and night at the academy to prepare herself for the inevitable and this puts the young love she shares with Arthur to a dramatic test.
Even faster-moving, even more nerve-racking: The great Dreamkeeper finale! | 14 +
An exciting adventure story by crime writer Simone Buchholz.
| 10 +
Can’t a person ever get any peace? Not if your name is Franz! For instance, he normally hates dogs, but then he gets to know the sweetest, nicest dog in all the world. And he likes playing football, but the other boys don’t want him in their team so he just plays with the girls instead! And then there’s Gabi, who gets on his nerves with all her daft words. Then again, inventing words is actually fun! This anthology contains the following invidual books: Dog Stories with Franz, Football Stories with Franz, Daft Stories with Franz. With many colourful illustrations by Erhard Dietl. | 6 +
A mysterious stranger is striking terror into the hearts of London's drivers. When they’re waiting at the traffic lights, he taps on their window and when they roll it down, he blows sleep dust inside, making the drivers fall into a deep sleep that very moment. And when they wake up again, their money is gone. In its place, they find a visiting card that reads: “Dosh gone! Sweet dreams from Lalay Lu. What can it all mean? Who is Lalay Lu? The Oggly detectives soon pick up his trail.
| 8 +
Paddock is to be knighted. But a black knight storms into the ceremony and steals the queen’s sword. The knight challenges Paddock and soon, the two are in the midst of a mediaeval tournament, complete with dragons, swords and lances! Can Paddock win the day?
| 8 +
The Oggly Detectives are called to the Tower of London because something terrible has happened there: The ravens that live in the tower are gone! This is a catastrophe because legend has it that when the ravens disappear, the kingdom will fall! To prevent this, the Oggly detectives are asked to find the animals really quickly and bring them back. A blackmail letter arrives for the Queen and the sender is none other than gangster boss Firebomb Jack. His demand: He wants to be the king of England!
| 8 +
The people of London are looking forward to their Bonfire Night fireworks. But a few days before the big night, several crates of fireworks are stolen. Very soon, it turns out that gangster boss Firebomb Jack is behind the theft and planning an explosive surprise for London. Paddock & Co must stop him and, in the process, they end up playing weather god.
| 8 +