Category Archives: Picture Books

THE CHALK GIRAFFE

written by Kirsty Paxton & illustrated by Megan Lötter

What if your drawings magically came to life only to have the character turn out to be a rather demanding art critic! In this tale we follow an imaginative child who draws a giraffe out of chalk and is surprised when her creation comes
to life.

RIGHTS SOLD: English

Paperback / 200 x 200 / 40 pp / Imagnary House

WHERE DOES THE MOON RISE?

written by Jung Chang-hoon & illustrated by Jang Ho
The moon shines in the dark sky after the sun has disappeared. It is the nearest world from the Earth. It doesn’t shine by itself, unlike the Sun. Find out lots of exciting facts about the moon in this stunning book.

RIGHTS SOLD: French, Portuguese (Br), Germany & Simplified Chinese

 

A Dinosaur Hat

written by Jeongmin Shin & illustrated by Sookeun Shim

Jinee is scared to feed the dog. It seems like there is someone in the deep, dark night. Jinee doesn’t even want to go out when it rains. One day, a big dinosaur appears in front of Jinee and starts accompanying him everywhere.

Hardback / Woongjing Thinkbig

 

MY YOGA PICTURE BOOK 

written by Alexander Eichhorn and illustrated by Birgit Schössow

Most of the classic Yoga exercises – Asanas – are named after animals. And indeed, many of them are self-explanatory: The cat arches its back, the cobra raises its upper body and the lion roars.  In a playful way, children are introduced to yoga-positions which support body awareness, concentration and fantasy.

Hardback / 220 x 220 / 44 pp / Tulipan Verlag

 

WHY I LOVE SPORTS

written by Andrea Schomburg & illustrated by Dorothee Mahnkopf
Why sport is great? That’s obvious: Because there is so much more to it than the aspect of winning: It is fun no matter whether you are sporty or not. From the trampoline to the moon it is just one jump and the clim-bing wall turns into Mount Everest…

Hardback / 220 x 220 / 36 pp / Tulipan Verlag

 

YOU CAN DO IT

written by Jochen Till & illustrated by Zapf
When the porcupine catches a glimpse of an island with corn, he is determined to do anything it takes to reach the island and enjoy his corn cob. A funny empowering sequel to I WANT TO COMFORT YOU – 20,000 copies sold.

Hardback / 200 x 200 / 44 pp / Tulipan Verlag

 

 

Monsta

written by Dita Zipfel & illustrated by Mateo Dineen

Monsta is frustrated. It has moved in under the child’s bed in order to scare it every night. So Monsta roars, rumbles, bares its teeth, makes its bones cracks and practices 47 monster looks. But nothing! The child even snores and smiles in its sleep.

RIGHTS SOLD: Norwegian, Romanian, Slovenian, Russian & Estonian

Hardback / 210 x 280 / 48 pp / Tulipan Verlag

 

DANCING WITH THE RAIN

written by Özge Bahar Sunar & illustrated by  Uğur Altun
When it starts raining, everybody runs away. The Rain, upset to see that people are annoyed by its presence, vows that it will not rain anymore and stays on the ground. Lakes dry out, green pastures turn yellow, and people are exhausted from the heat. Everything changes when the Rain meets a hearing-impaired little girl who loves dancing to the sound of rain drops.

RIGHTS SOLD: French (World)

Paperback / 215 x 280 mm / 32 pages / Redhouse Kidz

THE SECRET PASSAGE

written by Anne Loyer & illustrated by Chiara Arsego
Loli has a secret: when you go to the watchmaker on PassingTime street, if you turn the key twice the giant dial opens up. And inside, everything is magical. With every  tick-tock comes a new memory, a laugh and dreams have no limits.

Hardback / 240 x 320 mm / 40 pages / Les P’tits Berets

 

 

When You Sleep

written by Gabriella Ballin & illustrated by Daniela Volpari

When you are asleep, the Earth doesn’t stop turning. Many things happen on all the continents: a child in China is getting ready for school, a bear in Canada eats a snack. RIGHTS SOLD: Slovenian

Hardback / 300 x 200 mm / 36 pp / Les P’tits Beret