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Scheffler, Ursel (Author) Gerigk, Julia (Illustrator)

Aunt Elfie is wrapping presents for the kids at the children’s home and a snowstorm in the night has left everything gleaming white. Paula and Sina are thrilled! Now they can build a snowman and ride on the pony sleigh with Ian. And they also use the Christmas sleigh to distribute all the presents. And best of all, when Christmas finally arrives, Comet, Paula’s favourite pony, gives birth to a foal!

Strong traditional character meets the ever-popular subject of horses
| 7 +

Maar, Paul (Author) Maar, Paul (Illustrator)

Paul Maar’s Sat in a swanky restaurant? Fingers crossed all goes well!
Mr Pocketbeer wants to go for a posh meal with the Sat. But instead of behaving beautifully, the Sat gobbles up the menu and starts arguing with the waiter. In no time at all, the pair are back on the doorstep. But when they get to the nearest hot-dog stand, they hit on a brilliant idea that will let them enjoy fancy society food after all.
| 7 +

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

The Oggly kids have the place all to themselves
Oh, my green cheesy sock! The pesky blue Oggly wants to invite the other Ogglies to his 500th burpday. Oggly-Daddy, Oggly-Mummy, Oggly-Grandma and Oggly-Granddad accept his invitation. Only the Oggly children expect it will be stinky-fart-boring and definitely don’t want to go with them. So they stay home all alone on the rubbish tip to do something that’s absolutely forbidden: they clean it and really tidy it up!

Once again, Erhard Dietl’s iconic Ogglies make reading a pile of fun.
1.6 million Oggly beginning readers sold
The autumn 2015 Oggly book placed 9th in the Dein SPIEGEL ranking
| 7 +

Bertram, Rüdiger (Author) Schulmeyer, Heribert (Illustrator)

Oh, no! Kay’s shoes suddenly go missing at school. Can someone have stolen them? COOLMAN immediately starts investigating, gathering clues, taking fingerprints and lying in wait for the culprit. Will he manage to solve the case?
COOLMAN in hilariously tempestuous Sherlock Holmes mode
| 6 +

Naoura, Salah (Author) Büchner, Sabine (Illustrator)

Unfortunately, Hugo is a little shy of water – but he would never admit it. When Granny Freda’s sardine Tina is kidnapped, Superhugo not only needs to be able to swim, but to dive, as well. But surely he can come up with a drier solution! In next to no time, Superhugo has converted his supercar into a submarine and, with seaman Frog, is below the waves, rescuing the sardine from King Kraken’s kingdom.

"Salah Naoura’s Superhugo Dives Below the Waves!" is equally suitable for beginning and advanced readers.
Declared SUPER by kids
| 7 +

Dietl, Erhard (Author)

Learn the alphabet with Oggly nonsense and rhymes – the perfect present for children starting school

What an alphabet soup! The much-loved and highly entertaining Oggly first reader, featuring graphics from the film. The Ogglies love A because it smells of Ash. They tremble at B, because Baths are torture for Ogglies. C for Computer isn't so bad, because the Ogglies find them as tasty as extension flexes. | 6 +

Maar, Paul (Author) Maar, Paul (Illustrator)

Toyok and his friend the wild tomcat have been invited to visit Smilla, the girl troll, because her cat would like to meet Toyok’s tomcat. And so the pair leave the forest for the very first time and make their way to the hidden valley where Smilla lives. There are no trees there, but the valley does have a lake. Sadly, Smilla’s cat turns out to be rather vain and the wild tomcat isn’t particularly enthusiastic about their outing. But Toyok finds he has made a new friend in Smilla. | 5 +

Taschinski, Stefanie (Author) Göhlich, Susanne (Illustrator)

What on earth is wrong with Pops? He’s constantly giving commands and pulling on Bifi’s lead, and he won’t let Bifi finish playing! It’s quite clear that Pops needs to take a break and learn how to chill. That’s why Bifi thinks its really great that he can accompany Pops to the dog obedience school; that way, he has the chance to talk to other dogs about how to get his human to enjoy life and always have lots of crunchy treats in his pocket - and Pops can enjoy the company of other humans there. | 6 +

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

How flattering: a love letter arrives for Aunt Olga in Pampendorf! The Oggly King is looking for a wife and would like to get to know Olga a little better. The Ogglies warn her to beware of the king’s false promises, but Olga immediately sets off to pay him a visit. She soon realises that all the king wants is a servant. But Olga isn’t standing for that! She turns the tables on him – let the king demonstrate his talents to her! | 5 +

Scheffler, Ursel (Author) Körting, Verena (Illustrator)

Bo the bear lives all alone in the wood. He’s feeling pretty lonely on Christmas Eve, but then a pig knocks at his door simply because it’s scared of the dark. One by one, other animals also turn up on his doorstep. They have all heard that a special child has been born in a stable in Bethlehem. They decide to visit the child together and, in the end, all the animals gather around the manger to gaze in wonder at the baby lying there. Everyone is happy and no one is alone any more.

A shared experience of the birth of Jesus seen from the animals’ perspective
Rhyming text entertains and makes reading easier for beginning readers. | 6 +

Schlüter, Andreas (Author) Hennig, Dirk (Illustrator)

Inki wants to sign up for a race in Calmaria, but his friend Seelina is sceptical. She doesn’t think that an octopus like him has a chance of outstripping the other fish, but Inki decides to enter the race anyway. During training, he sees the mean swordfish threaten the sailfish, who’s faster, telling not to overtake him in the race. Inki is definitely not going to let him get away with that! And so he comes up with a plan just after the starting shot has been fired... | 7 +

Michaelis, Antonia (Author) Reitz, Nadine (Illustrator)

The perfect present for young heroes

Jo lives with his mother on a sheep farm. Jo’s mum is strong and confident, whereas Jo is rather timid. But at Christmastime, his mum wants a little hero - at least, that’s what Jo thinks because he saw a superhero's cape drawn on her wish list, although he couldn’t make out what she had written underneath. When a wolf comes sloping through the snow, Jo sees his chance: he decides to be brave and chase the wolf away. But the wolf is just a tame herding dog. Good thing that mum didn't draw a cape on her wish list, but a red scarf. Because she always loves her Jo - whether he's a hero or not.

-\x09A lovable non-hero wants to be brave at Christmas
-\x09The atmospheric setting brings a whole world to life with easy-to-read text | 7 +