Written by Fernando Nuno and Illustrated by Bruno Nunes
My backyard has trees. They are beings who know the secrets of dew. My backyard has animals. They know all paths, in ground and air. My backyard has a wide and deep lagoon, where seas and rivers come to mingle. My backyard has a beautiful, varied sky! My backyard houses a bunch of people. Someone’s been messing with my backyard.
Rights sold: French
Hardback / 185 x 290 cm / 36 pages / Companhias das Letras
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
written and illustrated by Janaina Tokitaka
This is a very different alphabet book. Each biographical story is presented in the form of a humorous little tale about the women portrayed. Discover the history of the English biologist Margaret Fountaine, French chef Eugénie Brazier and many other incredible professionals.
Paperback / 210 x 270 / 64 pages / Companhias das Letras
written by José Roberto Torero and Marcus Aurelius Pimenta
An interactive and inspiring series (9 titles) that invites readers to choose the path the story will take. In LITTLE COLOURFUL RIDING HOODS, there are six different girls – little riding hoods of many colours – inviting young readers to invent their own way of traveling through the woods.
Paperback / 230 x 270 / 32 pages / Companhias Das Letrinhas
written by Emicida and illustrated by Aldo Fabrini
A powerful reflection on fear – a nosy guy enters without warning and in our ears he whispers a thousand stories about monsters and bandits. He helps us be cautious. Courage is the one who tells Fear to calm down and reminds us that we have nerve, we have a soul.
Paperback / 203 x 206 / 48 pages / Companhias das Letras
written by Márcia Leite and illustrated by Taline Schubach
Olivia is a clever little girl, who really knows what she wants and is fully aware of how to use certain words to get it. “Intriguing” is a word that Olivia likes a lot, and that’s because everything is intriguing to her. Olivia wants to know how she’s going to learn to wear make-up and high-heeled shoes, as there’s no woman in their house to show her…
Paperback / 215 x 155 / 48 pages / Companhias Das Letrinhas
written by Lalau and illustrated by Laurabeatriz
The Amazon Rainforest is the largest tropical forest in existence and has the largest biodiversity reserve of the planet. Countless plants, insects and animals keep our great forest alive – from the bush dog to the Hercules beetle.
Paperback / 203 x 206 / 48 pages / Companhias Das Letrinhas
written and illustrated by Stela Barbieri & Fernando Vilela
Because of a witch’s spell and her hidden book of magic, twins Bento and Manu go on a journey through the world of fairy tales. They meet Little Red Riding Hood, Rapunzel, Hansel and Gretel, and other characters. But all of these unexpected and exciting encounters don’t seem to be enough because what they really dreamed of was to meet a special friend of their grandmother’s: the witch Abdula.
Paperback / 210 x 370 / 48 pages / Companhias Das Letrinhas
written and illustrated by Mauricio Negro
Ten stories about some of the indigenous peoples of Brazil and Latin America filled with fantastical elements that take the reader to a world in which rivers, trees and waterfalls have their own powers and where nothing is impossible. A captivating read!
Paperback / 155 x 255 / 144 pages / Companhias Das Letrinhas