El Unico y Verdadero Rey del Bosque

El Unico y Verdadero Rey del Bosque

Paso Publishing


A hilarious story, written in Iban Barrenetxea’s rich and elegant prose and detailed illustrations! It is the last Autumn day in the birch wood somewhere in the North, where in a tiny little wooden house live the brothers Jaska and Kaspar and their sister Masia. At dawn we are about to see how...[more]


Rompecabezas

Rompecabezas

Pequeno Publishing


Fleas, dogs, geese, hyenas, parrots, flies and rabbits live with us, together with billions of other animals and people. Although we are so many and so distinctive, there is something in which we are alike: we are all different. And although there may not be a number that can contain us, there is a word...[more]


Por Qué los Elefantes Prefieren Jugar a la Mancha

Por Qué los Elefantes Prefieren Jugar a la Mancha

Pequeno Publishing


A group of animals play hide-and-seek. The mouse counts to ten. The bee hides in a matchbox; the cat in a piano. The elephant looks for a place to hide. In a chest? Under the table? Behind the curtain? The dreaded words ‘I see the elephant’ make him freeze. This happens again and again, and that’s...[more]


Cuentos del Globo 2

Cuentos del Globo 2

Pequeno Publishing


Each book presents three traditional stories illustrated beautifully, from three different continents. They are versions of the same story, with differences in the plot, characters, and scenery. By reading, each child will discover the secret thread that unifies the stories. An illustrated map contains...[more]

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El cuento del carpintero

El cuento del carpintero

Paso Publishing


A pacifist fable that reminds us how important is to do a good job. Fermín is the all-knowing and traditional carpenter, so much so that the day when the Baron von Bombus loses an arm in battle, the Doctor, the Baroness, the Minister and the Cardinal do not hesitate to come to him to make a new wooden...[more]


Antonino Contra el Tiempo

Antonino Contra el Tiempo

Paso Publishing


Antonino is extremely little, nonetheless he is the strongest explorer, mountain climber, adventurer you can imagine. In his first adventure in the woods, he will meet Bear, a huge animal, who will become his best friend the day Antonino saves him from a trap Bear has fallen into. In order to save him,...[more]


El Leon Mandon

El Leon Mandon

Pencil Publishing


In the African savanah, lived a bossy lion who was only happy when ordering around the rest of the animals. He created a multitude of laws to regiment their lives and limit their speed limits, what they could do at night, where and how they bathed...until one day he ordered all zebras to be painted pink...[more]


Fish & Vega

Fish & Vega

Snor Publishing


Though we love a juicy steak or nice lamb rack, we would like to limit our meat-eating to three times a week. But what to eat the rest of the days? Here you have your inspiration: 2 times a week a vegetarian meal and 2 times a week a recipe for fish. Collected from friends and family, illustrated by...[more]


Candombe

Candombe

Pequeno Publishing


Candombe or Carnaval fever is a description of the different steps of a group of tam tam players in a Carnaval procession in a small town. Hundreds of citizens drop their activities to join them, to dance and celebrate for the whole time of the Carnaval. This book goes over a very important tradition...[more]


Agapita, Berenguer y Wenceslao: ¿De qué reís?

Agapita, Berenguer y Wenceslao: ¿De qué reís?

Paso Publishing


Berenguer and Agapita are brother and sister, and Wenceslau is their friend coming from the space. He is a tiny little robot who visits them and loves to ask many questions to prepare reports on the humans. This time his report is about laughing: when do humans laugh? Agapita and Berenguer try to show...[more]


Broodtrommelboek

Broodtrommelboek

Snor Publishing


A creative lunch box full of ideas to send your children to school well prepared! --the perfect healthy snack; --but also a special note to wish ‘good luck!’ on a test day --the loved chocolate surprise for after the swimming lessons. --You could also get creative by, for example, making that...[more]


Soepkalender

Soepkalender

Snor Publishing


Stylist and soup fanatic Anya van de Wetering asked family and friends about their favorite recipe for soup. Creative and multi-talented as she is, she added beautiful collages, photographs and illustrations to some great homey recipes recipes. This calendar contains 365 recipes for soup, so you can...[more]


Zelfgeoogst!

Zelfgeoogst!

Snor Publishing


Even without a big garden you are able to grow your own vegetables using our revolutionary gardening-in-a-box-method. A few boxes, potting soil, and seeds are all you need. Besides a giant-harvest, this book also gives you colorful, simple yet super tasty recipes. So, get ready to get your hands dirty!...[more]


Toet-en Taartkalender

Toet-en Taartkalender

Snor Publishing


365+1 recipes for desserts and pies. From simple yoghurt to exquisite desserts, you can rely on the Desserts Calendar to make each and every day a party. The Desserts Calendar is the successor of our successful Soup Calendar. This Sweet Calendar (without year) is yet again another personal binding of...[more]


I Saw a Peacock with a Fiery Tail

I Saw a Peacock with a Fiery Tail

Tara Publishing


This well-known folk poem from the 17th century is a form of trick verse. Included in classic anthologies of children’s poetry, the verse appears nonsensical at first sight, but given a break in the middle of each line, begins to make perfect sense. At the simplest level, it is a lesson on grammar...[more]


Las Tres Ninas

Las Tres Ninas

Pencil Publishing


Nobody remembers how long the three girls have been living in the old house. Alicia looks at the empty swimming pool from the window, Andrea tells a story, Clara cares for her dolls. Time passes.


Bombástica Naturalis

Bombástica Naturalis

Paso Publishing


In this book the great scientist Bombastus Dulcimer gathers some of his inventions like the famous pear balloon or the olea bellica, i.e. an olive shotgun able to shoot once a year, when the olives are ripe. Whenever Bombastus and his inventions pass by, disorder and fun arise, and even the quiet life...[more]


Fabulas Morales de Una Vez Para Siempre

Fabulas Morales de Una Vez Para Siempre

Paso Publishing


This beautiful title counts more than 20 modern tales and fables, that have the bite and surprises of more famous ones like those of the Grimm brothers. Short and concise, each tale is around 2 page long with an additional page of illustrations.


Pantuflas de Perrito

Pantuflas de Perrito

Pequeno Publishing


A collection of poems inspired by anecdotes sent over the Internet by 12 South American children about their pets. A lively and original project! Rights available: Dutch and Portuguese only.


Papa Oso

Papa Oso

Paso Publishing


Ana is a little girl like every other little girl and has a normal life until her dad changes job and behaving like a bear. Ana\'s mom explains to her that it is due to \"Mister Stress\". Ana decides to investigate who this Mister Stress might be. A colorful story to help children understand their parents...[more]


Con la Cabeza en las Nubes

Con la Cabeza en las Nubes

Pequeno Publishing


What do you see in that cloud? This book recreates an antique game of humanity: to look in the sky for the world´s reflection, to search the clouds for a representation. In this collective work, illustrators from all over the world have included photos of clouds, and thus, each one reflects a special...[more]


Papá Tatuado

Papá Tatuado

Paso Publishing


“Dad comes and goes. Like day and night”. Dad is never home, but when he is he tells his son fantastic tales, all contained in the tattoos drawn all over his body. These are tales of adventure, where dad has to fight against a two-tailed tiger, gigantic birds, never ending anacondas, hungry spiders....[more]


El señor G.

El señor G.

Paso Publishing


Mister G. lives in a small village in the middle of the desert, where there’s very little water and no sound at all. Mister G. gets tired of the silence and decides to go to town to solve this situation. He gets back with a seed. Mister G.’s neighbours, who thought he was a quiet and nice person,...[more]


Do!

Do!

Tara Publishing


This unique picture book for young children is painted by artists of the Warli tribe, who live in the western Indian state of Maharashtra. The Warli people paint the mud walls of their homes with white chalk or pigment, showing wonderfully detailed scenes of everyday life in the village. There are special...[more]


Un Libro en Tamano Real

Un Libro en Tamano Real

Pequeno Publishing


Everything in this book is photographed in its actual size. But also, in this book, the size of things is learned through comparison. A teaspoonful of honey is small, but how many flowers does the bee need to visit to make a teaspoonful of honey? How long does it take the snail to travel 25 centimeters?...[more]


Mi Papa Estuvo en la Selva

Mi Papa Estuvo en la Selva

Pequeno Publishing


The story of a trip to the Amazon jungle in Ecuator told with the voice of a small child. The habits of the people in the jungle marvel this city child who tries to imitate them with his friends in the city. In a story with humor, readers enter the everyday life of the people in the jungle and listen...[more]


La Reina Mab

La Reina Mab

Pequeno Publishing


Poem of the act I of \"Romeo and Juliet\" by William Shakespeare. The carpenter squirrel and the old weevil narrate in detail the construction of Queen Mab´s carriage with long spider legs, cricket bones, and moon beams. When the carriage is ready, the fly—Queen Mab´s coachman—speaks. His story...[more]


Que crees Tu que Puedes Hacer en mi Circo?

Que crees Tu que Puedes Hacer en mi Circo?

Pequeno Publishing


What do you think you can do in my circus? Asked the impatient and grouchy owner.sked the impatient and grouchy owner. • Imitating birds – answered Joaquín. The circus owner laughed, thinking he was in front of a regular impersonator. He could not imagine how far Joaquín was able to take the...[more]


Cancion Decidida

Cancion Decidida

Pequeno Publishing


Morning, afternoon, evening, or night? Something as important as a love declaration, can it be done any time of the day? Album book, ALIJA 2004 Selected by the Nacional Plan for Reading, Argentine.


Lo que Hay Antes de que Haya algo

Lo que Hay Antes de que Haya algo

Pequeno Publishing


A boy confronts beings coming from the dark place where there was a roof before, and where now—a now defined by the voice of the parents saying “good night” and switching the lights off—there is nothing. The characters are defined but mute. Until a creature without shape, but able to speak arrives....[more]


Tump Tump

Tump Tump

Pequeno Publishing


In the children´s room there is nothing but toys. A persistent throbbing gives away the secret heart of things. Selected by the Nacional Plan for Reading, Argentine.


El Paraiso Viviente

El Paraiso Viviente

Pequeno Publishing


The mysterious power of ripe fruit. Animals taste it and cannot stop dancing. Even lions forget to attack! Paradise has gone into their bodies. Best Edited Book, children category, Argentine Chamber of Publications, 2004.


Restoran

Restoran

Pequeno Publishing


The restaurant fly: a species that draws the attention of biologists. Its low flight over the surface of soup bowls. Nothing to stop it? A truth revealed, at Bianki´s restaurant. Selected, Catalogue White Ravens 2005. International Selection of Infantile and Youthful Literature (Munich).


Humor Idiota

Humor Idiota

Pequeno Publishing


Humor is an exercise for intellectual dexterity. In the hands of Cachimba it becomes the opposite. So that everybody can laugh as well as silly people do, this selection of comic strips, published originally in 1998, in Perfil, a daily newspaper no longer published. Plus other treats for the occasion. Book...[more]


Un Hombre con Sombrero

Un Hombre con Sombrero

Pequeno Publishing


Ease seems to go with these drawings: his virtuosity resides in this humility. To assemble beings with nothing: a few lines, and the hat. Stories which start with trivia plunge us into bewilderment. Selected by Nacional Plan for reading (SEP), México. Gustavo Roldán (h) Since 1985, he writes and...[more]


Chubasco

Chubasco

Pequeno Publishing


A succinct story with evocative images about a character who confronts a rain storm while building his own boat. Disproportional effort? When the rain stops the character will wake up in a new territory.


Circle of Fate--Screenprinted Version

Circle of Fate--Screenprinted Version

Tara Publishing


A silk-printed version. Garuda the divine eagle of the God Vishnu, sees Lord Death hastening towards an exquisite little bird. he does not want it to die and decides to save it. But can Death be held at bay? The Circle of Fate, a parable of destiny and love, gently mocks at our desire to control the...[more]


Toto y Rey

Toto y Rey

Pequeno Publishing


Toto goes fishing in a northern morning. Times goes by and he waits. A good fisherman, an excellent day.


The Sacred Banana Leaf

The Sacred Banana Leaf

Tara Publishing


Follow Kanchil's new adventures in the Indonesian forest! As Kanchil the mouse dear is returning from market eating some delicious rice cakes, he trips and falls into a large pit. Unable to get out on his own, he sets up a ploy that will save him and abuse the other animals that will meet his path (and...[more]


Elephants Never Forget

Elephants Never Forget

Tara Publishing


A baby elephant is lost and alone in the forest when a herd of buffaloes comes along and taken him into their fold. So what is he now – elephant or buffalo? Inspired by a true story, this is a joyous tale in verse that touches lightly on the themes of loss, adoption and integration. Illustrated by...[more]

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Mangoes and Bananas

Mangoes and Bananas

Tara Publishing


Monyet the monkey and his friend, Kanchil the mouse deer, plant a garden and look forward to the fruit. When they are finally ripe and ready, Monyet climbs up the trees to pick them. But once he is up there, Monyet begins to eat the fruit all by himself… This re-telling of an Indonesian trickster tale...[more]


That's How I see Things

That's How I see Things

Tara Publishing


A series of paintings of weird animals - half cow-half fish, half rooster, half crocodile. It would show the animals separately at first, and then ask, what would happen if they became one animal? What kind of sound would this weird creature make? What would its behaviour be like?

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Night Life of Trees

Night Life of Trees

Tara Publishing


The Life of Trees is a fine example of Gond art from central India.Trees are fundamental to the Gond imagination, since the Gonds were until recenty forest dwellers. Bhajju Shyam, Durga Bai and Ram Singh Urveti Intricately drawn visions of trees fill the pages of this sumptuous book of art and folklore...[more]


Circle of Fate, The

Circle of Fate, The

Tara Publishing


Garuda the divine eagle of the God Vishnu, sees Lord Death hastening towards an exquisite little bird. he does not want it to die and decides to save it. But can Death be held at bay? The Circle of Fate, a parable of destiny and love, gently mocks at our desire to control the future. Illustrated in...[more]


London Jungle Book

London Jungle Book

Tara Publishing


This project has been conceived by Bhajju Shyam, a brilliant tribal artist from the Gond community in central India. A few years ago, he was called to London, to paint murals in a restaurant. He found the citys mores and manners quaint and curious. He went on to compress his impressions, ideas, and...[more]


One, Two, Tree

One, Two, Tree

Tara Publishing


This stunning number book for young children has art by Durga Bai, a brilliant woman tribal artist from the Gond tradition of central India. The absurdly charming tale in rhyme can be read out aloud, as children hunt for the improbable number of animals who clamber aboard an ever-expanding tree.


Anything but a Grabooberry

Anything but a Grabooberry

Tara Publishing


Anything but a Grabooberry captures the fantasy of a children nonsense verse. It uses typography in a radical and exciting way-as illustrations. Letters and Words take the form of images, so that the child deciphers words like puzzles. Received a special mention in the White Ravens Catalogue 2000.


Tiger on a Tree

Tiger on a Tree

Tara Publishing


Tiger on a tree is a whimsical poem for small children about a wild tiger cub that wanders into a village. The art, verse, and typography run and bounce off the page, pursuing the tiger in his misadventures. Was the award winner of the biennale of illustrations , Bratislava 1999.


Alphabets Are Amazing Animals

Alphabets Are Amazing Animals

Tara Publishing


In this quirky world of alphabets, there is no end to the strange things animals get up to. Baby Buffaloes Blow Big Blue Bubbles, Fat Fish Frighten Funny Frogs and Wet Wolves Walk With Weeping Walruses. Designed for children who have begun to read and recognise words, these curious and happy scenes come...[more]


Catch That Crocodile

Catch That Crocodile

Tara Publishing


One morning, Falguni the fruitseller finds a crocodile in a ditch. ‘Catch that crocodile!’ shout the terrified townspeople. But who will do it? Catch that Crocodile! is a book of comic verse with a subtle environmental message. yet another delightful picture book from the award-winning illustrator...[more]

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In the Dark

In the Dark

Tara Publishing


Five men are out walking on a moonless night, when suddenly they bump into something. Each of them sees something different, yet each is convinced that he is right. How is that possible? And what could this thing be? In the Dark is a tale of wisdom for all ages. This witty and unique version of a traditional...[more]


Trash!

Trash!

Tara Publishing


Trash! is a unique combination of fiction and fact. Based on the real life experiences of ragpicker children, it tells the story of Velu, a runaway village child. He ends up as a ragpicker in a big city and must face the harsh realities of life on the streets. The story is accompanied by facts and arguments...[more]