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A bright, colourful story book with amusing illustrations for “real” boys of four and over.
| 4 +
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 +
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 +
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 +
Lippel loves to dream and because you need peace and quiet to dream, he would be happiest if he could spend the holidays at home. But he’s out of luck! His parents take him with them to the Lofoten islands and there, high in the Far North, he has the greatest adventure of his life. He meets Luna, a girl who could just as easily be a troll the way she looks, with her red hair, bare feet and ragged trousers. No wonder Lippel is soon dreaming again, this time about the troll princess Ganaxa with her cute bat ears and fluffy tail, who captures his heart and leads him into all kinds of unsuspected dangers – because in her father’s underground kingdom, everything is very different. This is the sequel to Lippel’s Dream, the Paul Maar bestseller that has not only won several awards but has also been adapted for number of films. There is great poetry in Maar’s telling of this thrilling adventure between dream and reality, set in the enchanting world of the trolls. With a wealth of colour illustrations by Katrin Engelking.
•\x09A wonderful, realistic novel – and at the same time a highly child-appropriate, eloquent narrative extolling the power of dreams, the power of the imagination
•\x09The mysterious world of the trolls and their amusing habits and customs will strike a chord with children
| 9 +
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 +
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 +
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 +
Fast moving, full of action and gigantic fun: popular author Frauke Scheunemann gives the classical story a new twist!
The first in the new bestselling series!
Book 2: Henry Smart. The Dwarf King’s Uprising - to be published in Spring 2018.
| 10 +
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 +
| 3 +
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 +
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 +
An exciting adventure story by crime writer Simone Buchholz.
| 10 +
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.
| 6 +
The latest story about Jacob, ace striker – in this book all about pressure to succeed and how to overcome it.
| 7 +
If you thought Kai and COOLMAN were inseparable, think again because this time, COOLMAN suddenly disappears! Not exactly of his own free will, and actually under rather painful circumstances, at least for Kai. It all begins when Kai ends up on a boxing course. Luckily he’s got COOLMAN to help him out and advise him – which is sometimes good, but usually not. But then COOLMAN suddenly disappears. Kai without COOLMAN? An impossible situation! And very soon it becomes clear that neither of the two can manage without the other. Never change a winning team! This book from the popular comic book series by Rüdiger Bertram and Heribert Schulmeyer portrays the tumultuous daily life of a very nearly ordinary twelve-year-old and is equally chaotic, incredibly funny, sometimes embarrassing and always exciting. With several comic strips.
•\x09The sixth book in our comic book series featuring dramatic chaos accelerator Coolman: When he suddenly disappears from Kai’s head, he causes even more chaos than ever.
| 10 +
Hilarious, self-deprecating humour and loads of slapstick
Two whole weeks in London! Sound cool? Not if your name is Kay and your every step is dogged by a walking nightmare called COOLMAN. Yet the language course really could have been great fun because the girl Kay is sweet on is also there. Only she seems to be more interested in the toffee-nosed aristocrat Charles. Instead of helping Kay, COOLMAN only makes things far worse with his clever-clogs suggestions and because of him Kai ends up wrecking Charles’ Rolls-Royce and Stonehenge ends up in ruins. But COOLMAN had nothing to do with the theft from the museum. Now he and Kai must bring their detective skills into play to find out who did.
| 10 +
Could things get any worse? While conducting an experiment for the young scientists competition, Kay suffers the same fate as COOLMAN: he becomes invisible. But that’s not all! Although he manages to reverse the transformation, he finds that now not only he, but also COOLMAN can be seen! However is Kay going to explain the weird guy who never leaves his side to the others?
Book 8 of the hilarious adventures for boys, with lots of comic strips.
The spectacular final episode in the COOLMAN series!
| 10 +
Chaos on Set
And action! Kay accidentally strays into an audition and suddenly finds he’s landed the lead role! It goes without says that COOLMAN also wants a part and is constantly coming up with great tips – especially for stunts. After all, no one knows more about movie action than he does. It doesn’t help that Kay’s friends Alex and Justin are there, too, because Kay doesn’t want them to know anything about COOLMAN. It’s all an absolute disaster! But then they come up against real live gangsters and suddenly their film adventure turns into a proper thriller…
| 10 +