Written by Pedroca Monteiro and illustrated by Daniel Kondo
The characters in this story have diverse abilities and interests. While one of them loves math, another prefers to sing. And so on! But what happens when your interests, tastes and preferences mix. This book invites the reader to play and create new characters.
Paperback / 156 x 250 mm / 48 pages / Companhias das Letras
Written and Illustrated by Marcelo Tolentino
Every Sunday was the same. Everyone sat in the same place, and spoke of the same matters, and ate the same food. Everyone liked it that way. Almost everyone. Martim decided that that Sunday would be different. He would go around the world.
Paperback / tbc x tbc mm / 48 pages / Companhias das Letras
Written by Camila Frender and illustrated by Jialiana Eigner
Kibbeh was a tiny ant, but so tiny that when she walked across someone’s body, she looked like she was a mole and not an insect. But that’s not what happened when she met her best friend. Arthur felt the micro paws walking along his arm, he looked at it very focused, and there was the ant, smiling a mini smile at him.
Paperback / tbc x tbc mm / 32 pages / Companhias das Letras
Written and Illustrated by Silviana Rando
Alvo always has a different topic on his mind. He lives with his family in an elegant neighborhood and doesn’t know much about the world around him. Ebony loves making friends and telling stories. When Albus and Ebony meet, a special journey begins. Alvo realises that the world is much more diverse than he imagined and that it is possible to see beyond our own existences and with many more colours.
Paperback / 155 x 255 mm / 144 pages / Companhias das Letras
Written and Illustrated by Joana Gabriela Mendes, Mari Santos & Flávia Burges
Learn how to care about curly and kinky hair, and how to style it whether the strands are short or long. In addition to hairstyles, you will also find out the story behind each one of them and curiosities about hair care throughout history. What was the Black Power movement or what is Afrofuturism? Grab your favorite hair accessory and enjoy a moment of self-care and self-discovery!
Paperback / 200 x 270 mm / 80 pages / Companhias das Letras
Written and Illustrated by Katia Canton
Fables have been around for centuries. The lazy cicada, the working ant, the clever fox are just some of the characters that teach us some lessons. Cooking is even older than fables. Some dishes make us happy just like a good story: a good savory pie or a warm oatmeal. Katia Canton brings together some of the best-known fables with delicious and easy recipes.
Paperback / 180 x 270 mm / 96 pages / Companhias das Letras
Written by Jacques Flux and illustrated by Daniel Almeida
In this incredible illustrated biography, we meet Mary Anning, the woman who changed the course of paleontology. Dinosaurs have amazed us and lit our curiosity since we were young. For a long time, they remained a complete mystery until Mary Anning, a young English woman changed the world.
Paperback / 155 x 255 mm / 64 pages / Companhias das Letras
Written and illustrated by André Rodrigues, Larissa Ribeiro, Paula Desgualdo & Pedro Markun
When a caterpillar is found dead in the forest, a big question arises for all the insects. What happens when someone dies? An important and accessible book to discuss the life cycle with children.
Rights sold: English, Greek & Thai
Paperback / 205 x 205 mm / 48 pages / Companhias das Letras
Written and illustrated by André Neves
The chameleons live in a colourless kingdom ruled by an emperor. Under his rule, they stay inside. “Ignore life outside! The whole world is the same, tone on tone.” Until a chameleon takes a chance, and catches a glimpse of the outside world. He discovers colours he never imagined existed. Through resistance and curiosity, we can change the course of our own history.
Paperback / 210 x 250 mm / 64 pages / Companhias das Letras
Written by Nina Rizzi and illustrated by Veridiana Scarpelli
In this heart-warming story, we follow a child who introduces us to his mother. She plays ball, assists with homework and is always ready to help anyone in need. This mother may not be around, but she makes herself present in the best possible way: with the love that fills every detail of this relationship.
Paperback / 200 x 270 mm / 32 pages / Companhias das Letras