Merry Christmas, Dear Animals!

Frohe Weihnachten, liebe Tiere!

  • Exciting cover effect with an eye-catching star
  • Big peepholes to look through and reach in
  • Continuous story in rhymes
16 pp 18 months + 16 x 16 cm EUR 5.99 May 2022 Board Book 978-3-473-41770-4 • With peepholes.With title stamp.


The raccoon brings Christmas presents for the forest animals. Brief rhymes motivate children to speak along while the die-cut stars provide a great peephole effect for children to look through and reach in.

The Author

Bernd Penners, born in 1958, is an elementary school teacher and is still engaged in this career with great enthusiasm. With his books he would like to make children smile and show that it's a good idea to not always take things super seriously.

The Illustrator

Antje Flad was born in 1966 in Merseburg, Germany, and studied toy design at the University for Art and Design in Halle. In 1995 she took additional courses at an art school in Berlin focusing on illustration. The illustrator, who currently lives in Berlin, works with various publishers.

Rights Sold

Hungarian, Romanian