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Foreign Rights


We would like to invite you to explore Oetinger's Foreign Rights Website.

Our new publications for Spring 2018 have just been released and by browsing our website you'll find all necessary information about them.

We hope you will enjoy browsing this website and we're looking forward to hearing from you!

Kind regards,

Your Foreign Rights Team

The first children´s book by Peter Wohlleben

Explore the woods!

And discover the surprises they hold

Do trees have a language of their own? Do tree children have a nursery? Why are wild animals frightened of people? Peter Wohlleben answers questions that are unusual, original and often very funny. His easy-to-understand and nearly always surprising answers help children to see life in the woods with new eyes.

An appeal for people to be more mindful in their attitude to the environment, nature protection and sustainability by bestselling author Peter Wohlleben.

Translation Rights sold to: Denmark, Estonia, France, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Norway, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, South Korea, Spain (Spanish World Rights), The Czech Republic, The Netherlands, Turkey, USA, UK and Canada (English World Rights)

Emmi and the Unipig

A pig with a horn -

and its heart in the right place!

In Pixietown, every child gets a fabulous creature for their tenth birthday. Emmi’s big day is just around the corner and she is quite sure her creature will be a unicorn, a graceful, delicate unicorn. But when the day arrives, what does she see trotting towards her through the magical mist? A unipig! Emmi cannot imagine a fabulous creature less magical than this plump pink dumpling...

A heart-warming story of friendship and identity by debut author Anna Böhm.

Middle Grade Fiction Ages 8+
208 pages


Bestselling Series Alea Aquarius

Off to Norway!

Suspense guaranteed

The great merpeople adventure continues! Fleeing from Doctor Orion, the Alpha Cru sails to Norway, where an oil rig has sprung a leak. Can Alea and the Magicals prevent a catastrophic oil spill? Will she meet the Whale Wanderer and find a way, with the help of the merkids, to rid the magical underwater world of the virus?

The environmental theme is perfect for the target audience.
The fourth book in the Alea Aquarius mermaid saga by bestselling author Tanya Stewner.

Children´s Fiction Ages 10+
336 pages

Translation Rights sold to Belgium/The Netherlands, Denmark, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Japan, Romania and Bulgaria!

Foreign Rights Catalogue

Our new Rights Catalogue Spring 2018 is available for Download here!

Film Rights / Filmrechte

If you would like to inquire about the film rights to one of our books, please contact our colleagues from the Oetinger Film Rights Agency.

Wenn Sie sich für die Filmrechte an einem unserer Bücher interessieren, wenden Sie sich bitte an unsere Kolleginnen von der Oetinger Filmrechte-Agentur.

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Mummy and Daddy have a living room full of guests and it’s time Oscar finally went to sleep. »The door stays SHUT!« calls Mummy. But Oscar is thirsty. And hungry. And he’s bored, too. Then suddenly a waiter with a cup of hot cocoa leaps out of his wardrobe, followed by a cook with scrumptious cake...

Picture Book Ages 3+

By dream team Sabine Ludwig (story) and Isabel Kreitz (illustration)!

New series!

Henry Smart

Working for the God Boss

Fast moving, full of action and gigantic fun: popular author Frauke Scheunemann gives the classical story about the Nordic heroes a new twist!

For more information about Henry Smart, please click here