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I, Caesar, and the Roman Gang

Live from Ancient Rome

A very different Ancient Rome

All Hell has broken loose in Hades. The ancient Romans are outraged at the people of today and their dull half-lies about their glory years. In this book, Romulus, Caesar and Nero, and their many friends and foes are finally able to speak for themselves.

Rights sold: Czech Republic, PR China, Poland, Hungary

Wenzel and the wild Outlaws

The best robber band in the woodland (just like Robin Hood)One dark and stormy night, Wenzel comes to an astonishing decision. He runs away from the monastery and becomes a real outlaw. Along with his friends Ulle, Anne, Jakob, Elsbeth, and Fritsche, he sets up a band of robbers. Wild and ...

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Records from the Animal World

Who is faster - the Atlantic sailfish or a windsurfer? Which animals can hear with their feet? And which species is the noisiest? The animal world produces unbelievable records and amazing facts. Here they are explained in an amusing manner and presented visually - sometimes in quiz format, as ...

I, Odin, and the Wild Vikings

Gods and heroes tell Nordic legends

The Nordic myths have been retold with great frequency, but never before by the gods and heroes themselves! Readers will experience first-hand how Odin lost his left eye and how Thor stole back his hammer from the thieving giant Thrym. Besides that, you will receive useful tips on the raising of ...
Rights sold: Hungary

I, Zeus, and the Olympic Gang

Gods and heroes from Greek Mythology

Enough already, for Gods' sake! For almost 3000 years people have been telling each other god knows what about the heroes and gods of Greek mythology. It really is high time the truth was brought to light. Here, the Olympians and Heroes take the matter into their own hands-from Achilles to Zeus.

Rights sold: Greece, Turkey, Czech Republic

Things Aren't the Same without Little Vampie

Like father, like son? No such luck! If that were the case, then Frau Lizzi could enjoy a peaceful life in Vienna together with Purzel, Little Vampie's son. But Purzel is no good at peace and quiet. Far from settling every dispute with a stab in the gall bladder as soon as it arises, ...

Rights sold: China

Beware of the Ghosthunters!

Ben has discovered a real gap in the market -he's going to become a ghost hunter. There's just one small hitch-he can't find any ghosts! Even the dilapidated villa-a real house of horrors-seems devoid of any spiritual presence, and the woman who finally ...


Nefertiti in Danger

Egypt, 1334BC: On the death of Pharaoh Akhenaten, his wife Nefertiti is ordained to take his place on the throne until such times as her little son Tutankhamun is old enough to become pharaoh himself. But these plans are thwarted by the forces of evil: Nefertiti disappears - but ...


The Revenge of the Superheroes

A gigantic meteorite is on a direct collision course towards Mega-City, and the superheroes have their work cut out! But right now they are busy proving to Leon that they are also capable of being quite normal, which means suspending their super-powers and super-senses. They are being supported ...


Alone Amongst Superheroes

Capes fluttering in the breeze, arms akimbo, a fanfare playing, a twinkle glinting from brilliant white incisors - that's the order of the day in Mega City's superhero quarter where Leon lives with his family. Leon's dad, Ray, can scare away supervillains with a single ...


Olivetti Investigates

Inspector Schrödinger and his colleague Teufel are confronted with a series of mysterious thefts. The thief seems to operate entirely at ramdom - as soon as the detectives think they're on his tracks, he pulls the rug from under their feet again. But he hasn't reckoned on ...


What are the Odds of Getting Even?

18 1/2 cases for math fans

Even as a small boy, Heinz was a maths genius, which explains why everyone calls him Number One Heinz. But as well as numbers, Heinz also loves playing tricks on people. This other passion lays the foundation for his future career: Heinz becomes a crook. Meanwhile Harry, his childhood friend, ...