Never has a book about climate change been more relevant and needed than nowadays. Especially a book aimed at children, since they are the next generation who has to deal with this issue.

Lees meer...

The New Rights Guides Are Here!

25 sep. 2018 14:53:16

The New Fall 2018 Rights Guides are here! Go check them out and have a look at our new exciting titles.

Lees meer...

Price winning books from Gottmer!

26 jun. 2018 17:21:48

AwardedIn this last month a large number of Gottmer books have been awarded. Last week the illustrious Silver Pencils and Brushes for the best Children’s Books of 2018 were awarded and we have won no less than 8 awards!

Lees meer...

Suzie Doozie wins gold!

9 mei 2018 10:49:20

Suzie Doozie ‘Suzie Doozie in the Deep End’ has won the Kinder- en Jeugdjuryprijs 2017-2018 (Children’s and Youth Jury Price) for the best book for preschoolers.

Lees meer...

Dead Normal Golden Pencil 2015Last night, at the annual Dutch Children’s Book Ball, the Gouden Griffel (Golden Slate Pencil) for best literary children’s book of the year was awarded to Bette Westera for her magnificent poetry book Doodgewoon (Dead Normal). Earlier this year, the book was also awarded a Vlag & Wimpel (Honourary Mention) by the Paintbrush Jury for its extraordinary illustrations by Sylvia Weve and the Woutertje Pieterse Prize for best children’s book of the year.

Lees meer...

a-new-kid-on-the-farm
Hurray! Our lovely picture book A New Kid on the Farm (We hebben er een geitje bij) has been chosen as Picture Book of the Year 2016.  This means this book is the central title during the Dutch National Read Aloud Days this January, with the new-born goat itself being the main character of the campaign.


Lees meer...

Silver Pencils, Paintbrushes, Palettes 2015
Yesterday the Silver Pencil, Paintbrush and Palette Awards of 2015 have been revealed. Three Gottmer-titles are amongst the winners, with Dead Normal even bringing in two prizes.  Needless to say we are very proud!


Lees meer...

Dead Normal wins Woutertje Pieterse Prize
Dead Normal
, the outstanding poetry book by Bette Westera & Sylvia Weve, has been awarded the annual Woutertje Pieterse Prize for best Dutch children’s book of the year!


Lees meer...

Jugendliteraturpreis - The Mystery of Life
‘Evolution, oder Das Rätsel von allem, was lebt', the German edition of our top-selling non-fiction book The Mystery of Life (Het raadsel van alles wat leeft) by Jan Paul Schutten and Floor Rieder, has been nominated for the Jugendliteraturpreis 2015. The winner will be announced during the Frankfurt Book Fair in October.


Lees meer...

Alice in Wonderland (Floor Rieder)
Summer 2015 will mark the 150th anniversary of Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland. As a celebration, the Bologna Children’s Book Fair will be organizing a bibliographical exhibition displaying the most important editions of the book, in which Floor Rieder’s Alice (published last December) will be included. 


Lees meer...