WHO IS WHO?
Paulien Loerts (CEO Singel Uitgeverijen)
Judith Molenaar (Editor, foreign rights)
Jolijn Swager (Publisher Volt Children's Books)
Querido has been publishing children’s books since 1971, specializing in picture books, quality fiction for all age groups. Em. Querido’s Kinderboekenuitgeverij publishes 50 to 60 new titles yearly, mostly by Dutch and Flemish authors (80% of the books on the list were written in Dutch). Among them are many award winning and classic writers and illustrators, like Annie M.G. Schmidt, Fiep Westendorp, Guus Kuijer, Toon Tellegen, Bart Moeyaert, Simon van der Geest, Marit Törnqvist and Anna Woltz. Since 2019, Volt publishes children's books for all ages, including non-fiction.