written by Barbara Rose & illustrated by Volker Fredrich
Aunt Lizzy is coming over. Leo likes aunt Lizzie
because she laughs a lot, but he doesn’t like her big mouth with red lipstick. ‘Give me a
kiss, little Leo,’ says aunt Lizzy pursing her lips. ‘Nope!’, Leo says, ‘I don’t want to.’ A fun story about kids’ deepest nightmare – giving a kiss!!
Hardback / 230 x 250 / 36 pp / Tulipan Verlag
written & illustrated by Hendrik Jonas
When it gets warm during springtime the birds sing and chirp in order to attract a partner. But it was different with little bird who couldn’t remember his mating song. A lovely story about difference and identity.
RIGHTS SOLD: English
Hardback / 215 x 200 / Tulipan Verlag
written and illustrated by Yayo Kawamura
The little wolf is sad. The squirrel, the rabbit and the fox are not allowed to play with him. Their mums won’t let them as they think wolves are dangerous. Only the little bee is brave enough to play hide and seek with the little wolf. Will the other animals be able to overcome their fear and join the fun?
RIGHTS SOLD: Spanish & Catalan
Tulipan Verlag / Board Book
written by Jochen Till & illustrated by Daniel Djanie
A long time ago a small bird named Hugo had to urgently go to the toilet. Unfortunately, it landed on Mr Huth’s hat. Hugo wanted to apologise but when Mr. Huth saw the mishap on his hat, he was angry and insulted Hugo. And as a revenge, the birds had a nasty plan. Hardback / 220 x 220 / 36 pages / Tulipan Verlag
written & illustrated by Steffen Gumpert
When Joris learns that his biologist parents are planning to spend a few days on a desolate island, he is everything but enthusiastic. They want to research birds and plants and Joris has to join them. On board the ship that takes them to the small island, the Captain tells Joris that there is a ghost that has scared many tourists almost to death. Joris is thrilled and decides to track the ghost. A creepy-exciting graphic novel for small adventurers and ghost fans.
RIGHTS SOLD: Spanish (Latin America)
Paperback / 170 x 245 / 64 pages / Tulipan Verlag
written & illustrated by Miriam Zedelius
A witty wordless book featuring short scenes from daily life – family luck, counting sheep to fall asleep, love letter … with a funny and unexpected twist. Miriam Zedelius studied illustration in Liepzig and Granada.
Hardback / 195 x 180 / 64 pages / Tulipan Verlag
written by Jochen Till & illustrated by Zapf
Everyone likes to be happy and it is most enjoyable when everybody is happy. But that rarely happens and sometimes one can feel sad because something didn’t work out or something nice broke. In those instances a hug is needed – as simple as that. A touching story about comforting moments for all of us.
RIGHTS SOLD: French (Canada), Bulgarian & Korean
Hardback / 44 pages / 20 cm x 20 cm / Tulipan Verlag
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
written by Sara Trofa & illustrated by Elsa Klever
Victor has been a taxi driver for a long time. And one day Victor gets bored and decides to play a nice trick on his passengers. The old lady asks to go to the hairdresser’s and Victor takes her to Luna Park – she can’t remember the last time she had so much fun! The next day a kid asks to be driven to Luna Park and Victor drives him to the library. A fun story with unexpected destinations.
Hardback / Tulipan Verlag
written by Nikola Huppertz & illustrated by Elsa Klever
Mio’s Grandma is the guardian of words. She knows them all and Mio collects them.
But when Grandma slowly loses her speech, Mio steps into the cycle of generations and becomes the guardian of the words himself.
Hardback / 230 x 250 / 36 pages / Tulipan Verlag