Category Archives: Picture Books

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.

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…

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

LET’S GO AROUND THE WORLD

written by Marina Klink & illustrated by Cárcamo
Join the Klink family’s adventure around the world. Daddy’s name is Amyr and Mommy’s, Marina. Laura, Tamara and Marininha are their daughters. One day, mommy had a great idea! Let’s take the whole family with him the next time Daddy went for a travel.

Paperback / 270 x 205 mm / 40 pages / Companhias das Letrinhas

TO ADOPT A DINOSAUR

written by José Carlos Andrés & illustrated by  Ana Sanfelippo
Ale would like a dog, a cat, an elephant, agiraffe… But a dinosaur? She would never have thought about it in a million years. A situation familiar to many families.

RIGHTS SOLD: Spanish; Catalan; Italian; English (UK/US)

Hardback / 275 x 254 / 40 pp / Ediciones NubeOcho

WHAT’S THAT TERRIBLE GROWL?

written by A.H. Benjamin & illustrated by Merel Eyckerman
What’s that terrible GROWL? Is it a hungry lion, a dragon or a bear? And what does it want? An adorable story about the arrival of a baby brother or sister.

RIGHTS SOLD: Spanish; Catalan; Italian; English (UK/US)

Hardback / 260 x 260 / 32 pp / Ediciones NubeOcho

 

I Love my Colourful Nails

written by Alicia Acosta, Luis Amavisca & illustrated by Gusti
Ben likes to paint his nails, until some kids at school started teasing him. When Dad realises why Ben is sad, he decides to paint his nails too. A touching story of tolerance.

RIGHTS SOLD: Spanish; Catalan; Italian; English (UK/US)

Hardback / 250 x 250mm / 36 pp / Ediciones Nube Ocho

THE FINGER IN THE NOSE

written by Paula Merlan & illustrated by Gomez
Tim is a finger who loves going up Sofia’s nose. Sofia has a bad habit – her parents have told her over and over. Until one day when Sofia looks in the mirror she sees that her nose has become gigantic.

RIGHTS SOLD: Spanish; Catalan; Italian; English (UK/US); French & Korean

Hardback / 250 x 290 mm / 36 pp / Ediciones NubeOcho

Sand Castle

written & illustrated by Einat Tsarfati

A young girl in on the beach with her parents building a sand castle, but not any castle. A real castle with a seaside view. She is expecting guests – Kings and Queens from all around the world. They are having a good time until trouble starts over breakfast when the guests find sand in their food … Let the adventure begin!

RIGHTS SOLD: English, French, Italian, Spanish, Catalan & Simplified Chinese

Hardback / 36 pp / Einat Tsarfati

Animals’ Elections

written & illustrated by André Rodrigues, Larissa Ribeiro, Paula Desgualdo & Pedro Markun
The animals couldn’t stop talking about one thing: the Lion had diverted the water from the river to build a swimming pool in his front burrow. This was the last straw. Outraged, the animals started to question whether the Lion should really be the king of the forest.

RIGHTS SOLD: English (North America); Italian; Complex Chinese; Korean, Portuguese (Portugal) –  Spanish & Catalan under offer. Continue reading