Category Archives: Non Fiction

LET’S BE A STATUE 

written by Lucias Barros & Marcia de Luca & illustrated by Bruna Assis Brasil

In this book, the idea is to learn to practice yoga, a very old set of exercises created from Indian philosophical teachings that requires concentration and self-control. It covers the definition of the ten principles of yoga; indications of how, where, when and why to play; the step by step of eleven basic postures, each one introduced by a story;breathing and meditation tips. Continue reading

CAN PLANTS FEEL? CAN PLANTS SMELL? 

written by Eun-ju Kim & illustrated by Nan-cho Ann

Plants do a lot more things than we think. This book gives evidence that plants can feel, smell and see. Plants communicate with different plants to save each other from their prey, and some plants use their smell to chase them off. Your plants may be whispering  to you that you haven’t noticed. Part of ALL AROUND SCIENCE SERIES.

Paperback / TBC / 40 pages / Woongjin Thinkbig

 

 

PLASTICS, THEIR PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE

written by Eun-ju Kim & illustrated by Ji-won Lee

It tells the story of plastic toys that travel across the Pacific Ocean all the way to the Atlantic Ocean for months without breaking apart. How can plastic survive travelling across the ocean and remain as plastic, and why is this harmful to our environment? Did you know that plastic accounts a significant portion of waste in our planet? Part of ALL AROUND SCIENCE SERIES.

Paperback / TBC / 40 pages / Woongjin Thinkbig

 

LET’S EXPLORE OUR HANDS

written by San-ho Oh & illustrated by Jung-taek Oh

This book explores all facts about our hands – what are fingernails used for, why are there lines in the palm of the hands and what are fingerprints? It also shares interesting facts such as the importance of thumbs, why bones in hands are structured the way they are and some amazing hand tricks that not a lot of people can do. Part of ALL AROUND SCIENCE SERIES.

Paperback / TBC / 40 pages / Woongjin Thinkbig

 

Where is the Sausage?

written by Kippenberger & illustrated by Caepsele

Zoe and Eddi are playing football when suddenly Eddi has to wee!” “We have just come down from the fifth floor.” Mrs Lamprecht lives on the ground floor so Eddi accepts her offer to use her toilets. But her toilets are smelly as her husband forgot to flush. RIGHTS SOLD: Danish

Hardback / 230 x 250 / 40 pages / Tulipan Verlag

Soso’s Compost

written by Sima Özkan & iIllustrated by Orhan Ata

Composting can be quite a fun activity for toddlers who love to play with mud and clay. In this story we meet a little worm named Soso who is living in a compost bin. Soso tells readers how to compost, explaining what kind of food and items decompose. Children will also meet the concept of recycling and ecology while they are learning to compost. Continue reading

A TASTE OF THE HOLIDAYS 

written by Maya Dubinsky & Yael Molchadsky & illustrated by Liora Grossman 

A special book that brings to parents and children the unique flavours, colours and ideas of the Jewish festivities. Each holiday has an original story that celebrates its meanings and values and a traditional recipe written and illustrated especially for kids. A family book that invites parents and children to share the happiest days of the year through wise tales and hearty dishes prepared together in the family kitchen.

Hardback / 48 pages / 21 cm x 30 cm / Kinneret Publishing

INSPECTOR DILLY´S EMOTIONOMETER

written by Susanna Isern & illustrated by Mónica Carretero

Emotions help us solve problems, avoid danger, ask for help or encourage us to confront new situations. They help us relate better with what is around us and within us. The emotionometer is a clever device to identify and measure emotions.

RIGHTS SOLD: Simplified Chinese; Korean & Croatian

Hardback / 260 x 260 / 100 pages / NubeOcho

 

 

THE MAGICAL KITCHEN OF FAIRY TALES

written & illustrated by Katia Canton

Katia Canton combines the charm of cooking with the fantasy of fairy tales to present recipes that appear in stories like Cinderella, Puss in Boots and many others. Enjoy preparing the treats in Little Red Riding Hood’s basket or Bluebeard’s strawberry pie… whilst learning cooking tips and discovering fun facts about all these characters.

RIGHTS SOLD: Spanish & French rights

Paperback / 180 x 270 / 88 pages / Companhias das Letrinhas

WHERE’S THE SAUSAGE?

Kippenberger & Caepsele
Zoe and Eddi are playing football when suddenly Eddi has to wee!” “We have just come down from the fifth floor.”

Mrs Lamprecht lives on the ground floor so Eddi accepts her offer to use her toilets. But her toilets are smelly as her husband forgot to flush.

Hardback / 230 x 250 / 40 pages / Tulipan Verlag