9 Title(s)
view
sort
Katharina von der Gathen

Tell Me

Everything children really want to know about sex-and aren't afraid to ask

How much sex education do primary school children need? As much as they ask for, say the experts. And what exactly is it that children want to know? When teaching primary school classes about the human ...

Rights sold: English language, Spain (cast., cat.), Latvia, Taiwan, Korea, The Netherlands, Slovenia, Serbia, Poland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway

Go, Girl! With This Book, You Can Do Anything

Many girls know this feeling. They have to prepare a project, but they don't know where to start. They don't believe they can really do their math homework and think that the other students are better than them. They wish they were braver, more interesting, more laid back.
This book can help ...

My Very Favorite Book for Drawing and Keeping

This book contains space for drawings and all your favorite things: the wrapper from your favorite candy, the pressing of your favorite flower, the photo of your best friend, a test daub of your favorite nail polish, etc. Through its sketchbook quality, the book is also designed space for your own ...

A Passion for Thought

The lives and times of eight great female philosophers

Philosophy is generally considered an exclusively male domain. The great minds portrayed in this book prove that this is by no means the case. The stories of these women take us on a journey from the Middle Ages to the present day. Their determined single-mindedness and great passion for ...


Being Like No Other

Simone de Beauvoir: Author and Philosopher

Simone de Beauvoir is regarded as one of the founders of feminism, her book The Second Sex became a cornerstone of the women's liberation movement. As a committed philosopher and writer and the life-long companion of Jean-Paul Sartre, she had a major influence on intellectual life in the ...


In Search of Understanding

A History of Female Thinkers

If you open any ordinary history of philosophy, you will be left with the impression that thinking is an exclusively male prerogative. And you'd have a hard time finding any traces of female philosophers. Yet they did exist, and not just in recent times, when women were allowed to enter the realms ...
Rights sold: Korea, Spain (Castilian and Catalan), Turkey

Over There

When your parents were young and Germany was divided in two

Kalter Hund cakes and prefab buildings over here, gum and townhouses over there


Max and Maya are cousins. They like each other. They enjoy playing cowboys and Indians, and eating vanilla ice cream. They could do so many things together, but the border between East and ...


Katharina von der Gathen

Tell me some more facts of life

More real-life questions from children on a fascinating topic

Do animals go through puberty, too?

You might think that Explain It to Me had already covered everything on this subject,but some things were missing: the elementary school children with whom Katharina von der Gathen works keep throwing new question slips into the ...

Rights sold: Spain (cast., cat.)

Katharina Gathen von der

The Love Lives of Animals

When animals fall in love

"How do animals do it?" Children are always especially eager to learn about this whenever Katharina von der Gathen talks to them about sex education. And so she began to look into it, and discovered a treasure trove of information about seductive ...

Rights sold: English language, Spain (cast., cat.), Italy, Poland, Estonia, The Netherlands, PR China, Sweden, Romania, Korea, Czech Republic, Hungary, Norway, Bulgaria, Finland