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Elfi, the Sad Crocodile

Written by Inka Pabst & Illustrated by Miriam Zedelius

No matter where Elfi goes, she only has to count to four before everyone runs away from her in fear. What could she do to make friends? Perhaps pretend to be someone else? Will they believe she is a bird if she chirps softly? Or if she balances on one leg in the water, will they take her for a flamingo?

Rights sold: Spanish and Catalan

Hardback / 210 x 230 cm / 32 pages / Tulipan Verlag

Tin Brother

Written and Illustrated by Yaniv Shimony

 

Gidi’s life is miserable. The school bullies won’t stop harassing him, the girl he likes doesn’t seem to notice him and all his parents talk about all day is his new baby sister. If anything, Gidi needs a big brother! But one day he stumbles across something in the scrap yard of old Adler, and then all the sudden, the bullies are scared of HIM. 

Hardback / 165 x 260 cm / 98 pages / Kinneret Comics

Turmoil in Honeycomb 13

Written by Kai Pannen

Little larvae bee Maxine cannot wait: only 21 more days until she and her 1,566 siblings turn into bees. However, birthdays don’t exist in the strict regime of the synchronized beehive, that is, until Maxine turns the whole hive upside-down with her non-conformist ideas.

Hardback / 170 x 247 cm / 114 pages / Tulipan Verlag

Plants Love Poop!

Written by Kristina Henkel & Illustrated by Linda Blåfors Carlsson

A fun book that explores the wonders of plant care by diving into questions like, “Why are worms good?” and “How much water makes plants happy?” Learning about how vegetation grows is equivalent to learning about life! This book teaches children about the important topics of ecology and climate.

Paperback / 180 x 270 cm / 100 pages / Olika Forlag

Benji’s Doll

Written by Alicia Acosta and Luis Amavisca & Illustrated by Amélie Graux

Benji wants a doll really badly. He asked for one on Christmas and on his birthday. Jenny has a really pretty doll, with beautiful long blue braids. Then one day, Mom and Dad give him a big box wrapped in a shiny ribbon…

Hardback / 255 x 275 cm / 44 pages / NubeOcho

Gildo Series (4 titles)

Written and Illustrated by Silviana Rando

Gildo is very brave. He loves giant Roller coasters, horror movies and singing in public. However, there is one thing that terrifies him…BALLOONS! We follow Gildo the night before a friends birthday party, and he can’t sleep from the fear!

Paperback / 255 x 255 cm / 28 pages / Companhias das Letras

The Big Knight

Written and Illustrated by Kristi Kangilaski

If the king gives you a sword and a shield and asks you to protect the queen, then that is exactly what you have to do! Even though the dragons, trolls and highway robbers are pretty scary…A charming story about a a child’s desire to grow up whilst remaining a kid at heart.

Hardback / 190 x 250 cm / 32 pages / Paike Ja Pilv

 

Zebra’s Umbrella

written by David Hernández Sevillano and illustrated by Anuska Allepuz

Zebra opened his umbrella when he felt the first raindrops fall. Gazelle, Rhinoceros, Elephant, Hare and Lion came over. Would everyone fit under Zebra’s umbrella?

Rights sold: English (UK/US) & Italian

Hardback / 280 x 240 / 44 pages / NubeOcho Ediciones

Pepperstorm

written by Rafael Ordóñez and illustrated by Marisa Morea

Did you know that elephants are scared of mice? A long time ago, it was the other way around, and it was mice who were afraid of elephants. But one day everything changed… that was the day of the pepperstorm!

Rights sold: English (UK/US) & Italian

Hardback / 280 x 240 / 44 pages / NubeOcho Ediciones

Daniela and the Witch Pilomena

written by Susanna Isern & illustrated by Gómez

The witch Philomena doesn’t like people being happy. One day, she sees Daniela and the crew of the Black Croc in her crystal ball.
Will Philomena find a way to take away their smiles?

Rights sold: English (UK/US) & Italian

Hardback / 280 x 240 / 44 pages / NubeOcho Ediciones